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Learning the Science of Life

Study concepts in evolution, genetics, ecology, anatomy, and physiology and explore the biological principles as they relate to the life of humans, animals, plants and microorganisms. Develop your investigative skills with hands-on research experiences in the laboratory and in the field. This program is excellent preparation for allied and public health professions, primary/secondary school teaching, graduate school, and state and federal agencies that deal with biology.

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Department of Biological Sciences

Physical Address:
Life Sciences South 252

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3051
Moscow, ID 83844-3051

Phone: (208) 885-6280

Fax: (208) 885-7905


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