Biology Programs

Biology is offered as both a major and a minor

Related interdisciplinary programs include:

Find out more about our programs, explore the courses offered, and meet our faculty.

New: Phage Hunting Research Experience for First-Year Students.

Alumni Profile

Kaytie Innamorati '14For Kaytie Innamorati ’14, completing research at Gettysburg was the entry point into her decision to pursue graduate school. After graduating with a degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Innamorati went on to pursue a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology and Genetics at Drexel University’s College of Medicine.

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Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute

The Cross-Disciplinary Science Institute at Gettysburg College (X-SIG) was established to help our community of students be research readyresearch active and research connected.  Find out more

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Student-Faculty Collaboration

Bio in the Bahamas

Students study marine ecosystems in summer research

Bio in the Bahamas

Sandy beaches, crystal waters, snorkeling. It sounds like a vacation until you add in seventy-plus hours of field experience, nightly lab discussions, research group projects, and then writing and presenting the findings – all in less than two weeks’ time.

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