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Biology Transfer

You're a lover of all animals, plants, and living things. Biology is the study of life in all its forms. This diverse field of study includes the origin, growth, reproduction, structure, and behavior of living things. From studying a particular region to a specific species, biology offers many paths to future success. If you're considering this pathway, all aspects of living things interest you.


  • the physiology, behavior, and other qualities of a particular organism or class of organisms.



What degree do I earn?

Associate in Science - Math & Science Transfer

Why isn't it a BIOLOGY Degree?

While your degree may not say biology, the courses in your Guided Pathway are focused on biology topics.

Discover Your Guided Pathway

Biology Transfer - Guided Pathway

CMU Biology Transfer - Guided Pathway

Potential Careers

  • Biotechnology
  • Marine Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Environmental Conservation
  • Research
  • Agriculture
  • Veterinary Science

These are just a few examples, many other careers are connected to this field of study. Additional education or training may be required for certain career choices.

Earning Potential

Veterinary Technician

  • Annual Median Pay $33,400
  • Hourly Median Pay $16.06
  • Job Outlook 20% Growth

Data sourced from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and valid 2016 through 2026.

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