If you are interested in biology and would like to pursue a career in a biology-related or health-related field, we offer programs that prepare students with a broad foundation in Biology with options for coursework specific to your goals. Students can receive assured acceptance / early admittance into graduate programs, including Albany Medical College’s PA program, the Sage Graduate School’s PT / OT programs (including accelerated programs), and Albany College of Pharmacy’s Clinical Lab Sciences / Cytotechnology programs, among others (see below).

Biology (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science degree in Biology gives you a strong base in biological study, paired with a concentration that fits your specific interests, including preparation for medical careers, for graduate schools in biology-related fields, biology-related jobs, and careers in other disciplines that also involve biology. As a Biology student, you will complete a core of biology and science support courses, along with an internship experience and a concentration of your choosing. Opportunities for concentrations include:

Biology (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at The Sage Colleges gives you a broad overview of knowledge and scientific techniques in modern biology. With its flexible curriculum, you and your advisor can prepare you to pursue careers in teaching, in environmental studies, in government agencies requiring a background in biology, and in private industry. More importantly you are prepared to become a life-long learner.

Students can elect to complete an independent research project or internship.