What is this major?
Biology is the study of living organisms.
What can I do with this major?
What skills will I improve/gain?
Scientific equipment operation, working independently, handling and organizing information, biology theory and practical knowledge, oral and written communication, numerical computation, analytical and quantitative abilities, problem-solving, technical skills, teamwork
Who employs graduates from this major?
Biological book/journal publishers, state/federal government, colleges/universities, consulting engineering firms, agricultural chemical companies, medical corporations, biological testing laboratories, business and industry, pharmaceutical companies
What is special about this major at Hartwick?
- Internships and off-campus opportunities
- Field station at Pine Lake
- Research opportunities (in collaboration with professors)
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Major Connections Contacts
Please contact the Department Chair by e-mail to ask for the names of a few upper-level students you can contact.
Why contact upper-level students? These students can be a good resource to learn what a major is like, what careers are typical, what the professors are like, or even to learn what helped them to decide on this major.