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Biology

Major in Biology

The natural world is a source of profound contemplation and meaning for humans. Biology majors find an entire world of discovery at Linfield while connecting classroom learning to real-world applications in the field. Here, your work will always matter: Conduct original research with faculty mentors, collaborate with students colleagues, and present your work to the public in publications and at professional meetings.
As a Biology major at Linfield, you might take:
BIOL 361
Microbiology
Explore the structures and function of microorganisms, including bacteria, fungi and viruses.
BIOL 380
Marine Ecology
Discover the diversity of interactions that occur among marine organisms in a course that includes fieldwork on the Oregon coast.
BIOL 340
Bioinformatics
Learn the computation processes needed to investigate large biological datasets.
For more information about studying Biology at Linfield, contact: Admission.