Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences


Dr. R. Emerson and Evelyn Niswander Department of Biology


Satisfy your curiosity about life and living things, and acquire a deeper understanding, inspired by faculty passionate about teaching. The Manchester biology major spans the range of modern life science from molecules and cells to the functioning of ecosystems. In our modern laboratory facilities, you might amplify DNA, use geographic information systems to study environmental patterns, detect cell changes associated with disease, or observe animal mate choice.

Students majoring in biology may be interested in such diverse fields as teaching, biological research, environmental studies, medical technology, medicine, dentistry and veterinary science. Through internships, research projects and close interaction with professors, students graduate well prepared to meet their future academic or career objectives.