Department of Biology
College of Arts and Sciences
Science Building 330 ~ 260-481-6305 ~ ipfw.edu/bio
This concentration within the Biology B.S. serves students with an interest in microbiology and immunology. It provides preparation for those students who plan to further their education in a professional program, such as medical school or medical technology, as well as those pursuing a graduate program in basic or applied research. Furthermore, the program equips students with wet lab knowledge and experiences that are fundamental to many jobs in industry and public health.
Special Regulation for Biology Majors
Time Limit - All biology courses applied toward graduation must be completed within 10 years from the time the first biology course was completed.
To earn a B.S. with a major in biology, you must fulfill the requirements of IPFW and the College of Arts and Sciences (Part 4 and Part 8 ); earn a GPA of 2.30 or higher in BIOL 117, BIOL 119, BIOL 217, BIOL 218, BIOL 219, and BIOL 491 and elective courses in the concentration (listed below); and complete the following courses: