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About Biological Sciences

teacher and studentReal-life Experience is the Heart of our Biological Sciences Bachelor's Program

Get ready for a cutting-edge career with a bachelor's degree in biological sciences from Miami Dade College. South Florida is home to two major life sciences research hubs and more than 1,300 companies that are creating the future right now and have a high demand for skilled workers.

Built with the recommendation of our region's employers in mind, this four-year program combines a strong academic curriculum with extensive hands-on training.

A capstone internship with a prospective employer or private/public partner moves beyond the classroom, allowing you to put your skills to the test in the real world.

Specializations Let You Focus on Your Interests

Building on a strong curriculum, you'll choose a specialization from:

  • Biotechnology
  • Biopharmaceutical Sciences
  • and
  • Science Education.

Whether you love being in the lab or sharing your love of knowledge with students, our program's unique, focused approach will help you refine the skills that employers demand.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

You'll learn in new and renovated laboratory facilities, including the all-new North Campus Science Complex – a 70,000 square-foot facility that is home to botanical gardens and green houses, 21 labs equipped with a vast array of state-of-the-art equipment, and more.

Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
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