The University is operating on a normal schedule. Day and evening classes are taking place at their regular times. Hartt Community Division activities are canceled today.
The BA degree is designed to offer students a broad background in the biological sciences permitting more free electives than the BS program. Biology electives allow students to pursue a variety of specific interests that may lead to positions in government, industry, environmental fields, teaching, and health care professions. The BA degree may be combined with education courses for certification for teaching in the public schools.
Prospective biology majors should begin the chemistry sequence in the freshman year.
Students considering careers in medicine must consult with faculty concerning required electives.