Beyond Basic Biology
Our department focuses on interdisciplinary education and diverse research opportunities to explore some of the most pressing scientific issues facing our world.
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Nearly 500 Graduates
With over 500 graduates in 2020-2021, the Department of Biological Sciences is one of the largest academic departments at NC State.
BioSci Students Think and Do
With the diverse range of concentrations under the BioSci scope, our students are impacting the world with contributions beyond the classroom. Check out a few of our students making their ideas reality.
A Leader in the Lab and the Legislature
Legacy of Learning
Finding your Wolfpack
Read about how Spring ’21 BioSci grad Pauline Bulala found her Wolfpack through student ogranizations
NC State’s 4th Churchill Scholar Prepares for Deep Dive Into Genetics
Read more about Allie’s unique experience with the NC State Study Abroad Program
BioSci Faculty Set the Standard for Teaching and Research
With experts in paleontology, genetics, toxicology, neuroscience, forensic morphology and many others, our faculty make major impacts on our students and the world.
Current and prospective students:
Due to campus restrictions in place due to COVID-19, our advising staff are currently working remotely, but we are here to help! Please reach out to us via email:
- Life Sciences First Year (LSFY) Students: LifeSciencesFY@ncsu.edu
- For all other advising questions: BioAdvising@ncsu.edu
- General Student Services inquiries: BioSciHelp@ncsu.edu
Stay safe and healthy!