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Biology Department

Integrated Science

Minor, Interdisciplinary

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The Science of Success

Broad exposure to a variety of scientific disciplines is essential for understanding the complexities of current issues including stem cell research, biological warfare and climate change. Informed decision-making on such issues requires knowledge of chemistry, mathematics, physics, geology and biology.

The Integrated Science minor provides a solid foundation for advanced study in the sciences. It includes courses in multiple disciplines that can be tailored to your scientific passions. This minor also serves as a powerful complement to the pursuit of careers in business, journalism, law, the social sciences, or politics.

College Catalog

For more information about courses for the Biology Department, visit the online, searchable College Catalog. In addition to the Undergraduate Catalog, information includes academic department and major information as well as academic regulations and resources; admission standards and requirements; and tuition, fees and financial aid information.

Hands-on Learning

Learn by doing at the most astounding research sites across the planet. At Guilford, you can explore beyond the classroom through internships including:

    •    Study abroad programs in Costa Rica, Turks and Caicos Islands, Scotland, Kenya, Australia and more
    •    Medical internships at UNC-Chapel Hill, Duke or Wake Forest universities
    •    Laboratory programs at Transpharma, LabCorp and MWG Biotech
    •    Research projects at Duke, Wake Forest and N.C. State universities
    •    Veterinary internships at Carolina Equine Hospital and Piedmont Wildlife Rehab
    •    Fieldwork at the North Carolina Zoo, the Smithsonian and Golden Gate Raptor Observatory