Explore research and experiential learning opportunities through our multi-track program and prepare to excel in your chosen path. 


What You’ll Learn:

  • The breadth of the biological sciences and specialized knowledge for your program track.
  • Fundamental lab and research skills and how to evaluate biological data. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Choose one of three program tracks: general biology, pre-health, or environmental biology.
  • Gain hands-on research experience in Bryant’s laboratories.

Where You’ll Go:

  • Careers in the health sciences, biomedical research, pharmaceutical science, environmental biology, and more.
  • Prestigious graduate and medical schools to further your career preparation.

Program Level: Undergraduate

Offered As: Major, Minor

College/School: Health & Behavioral Sciences

Our Students

Where Our Students Go

Graduates of our multiple-track biology program are prepared for a wide array of opportunities, including medical school, graduate programs in the health sciences, careers in the health sciences, biomedical research, physical therapy, biotechnology, pharmaceutical science, environmental biology, food science, and industrial research.

  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals
  • Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • EpiVax Inc.
  • Hanna Instruments
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Medtronic
  • Nike
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • UR Medicine
  • Bryant University PA Program
  • Clarkson University
  • Duke University Nursing Program
  • MCPHS University
  • New York Institute of Technology
  • NYU Nursing Program
  • Northeastern Doctoral Program
  • Syracuse University
  • Tufts University
  • Uniformed Services University
  • University of Birmingham
  • University of New Haven
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Toledo Doctoral Program
  • URI Pharmacy Doctoral Program
  • UTHealth Dental School
  • Warren Alpert Medical School

Learn Through Experience

Biology Lab

Internships and Career Advancement

  • Shadow and network with accomplished biology alumni in a range of health-related fields.
  • Secure a biology internship in one of many sectors through the Amica Center.
  • Engage with scientists during a 10-week paid summer fellowship funded by the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, or NASA.
  • Discuss career opportunities with recruiters from more than 400 organizations.

Research Opportunities

Clubs and Organizations

  • Active Minds
  • Colleges Against Cancer
  • Health Education Awareness Leader (HEAL)
  • Pre-Health Association
Physician assistant students work in the laboratory.

Physician Assistant Studies Program

As the demand for qualified healthcare professionals continues to grow in our home state of Rhode Island, Bryant University is committed to training outstanding physician assistants who can provide competent, patient-centered care across our community. To accomplish this, our Physician Assistant Studies program grants guaranteed interviews to Bryant undergraduate students who meet the admissions criteria. Pending a successful interview, two seats per year are reserved for qualified Bryant undergraduates to the PA program.

About This Program