Department of Biological Sciences

Welcome to the Department of Biological Sciences

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The Department of Biological Sciences at The University of Toledo offers three major degree tracks for the undergraduate programs: Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, and Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology; with concentrations in Pre-Medical, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Veterinary, and Neurosciences available. Pipeline programs are available for those interested in Medical School as well as Bioinformatics.  Graduate Program options include both master and doctorate degrees as well as a dual program with Education and Biology for those interested in teaching science. 

Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs

UnderGrad Lab  Salford UT

The department offers B.S. and B.A. degrees in biology. The courses and research in the department emphasize cell biology, molecular biology, genetics and related areas. Biosciences undergraduates are offered many opportunities including the chance to participate in the biology honors program, conduct undergraduate research, study abroad at the University of Salford or be selected as an undergraduate teaching assistant.  Visit the Undergraduate Programs page to find out more, including information about our new Medical Technology degree program.

Biology Grad Student  Bilogy Graduate Student

The department offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in biology as well as the dual degree M.S. in Education/ Biology for individuals interested in science education. The research and courses in the department emphasize cell biology, molecular biology, genetics and related areas.  Visit the Graduate Programs page to find out more.

Department News


One of our faculty, Dr. Tomer Avidor-Reiss was recently featured in the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Check out the article here

Dr. Avidor-Reiss

Visit the department news for recent news about the department, faculty and staff, undergraduate students, graduate students, and community outreach programs.



Faculty Research

 2012 Faculty

Visit our faculty research page to read more about the department faculty's recent research projects.   



Last Updated: 10/11/16