Biology Core Curriculum

College of Letters & Science
  • students in wading pants standing in a shallow body of water
    123
  • student holding a microscope slide and looking at a laptop screen
    112
  • student with a camera in a greenhouse
    77
  • students working on homework
    61
  • students posing in a prairie field
    100
  • students posing in a labratory
    118
  • Students looking at a prairie plant
    99
  • 72
  • student demonstrating a camera's use
    33
  • students posing in a labratory
    65
  • students standing in a prairie field
    89
  • student using a microscope
    66

Welcome to Biocore

Biocore honors is a community and a curriculum that challenges students to discover and reach their academic potential within a supportive biology education program. The Biocore honors community of highly motivated students work with dedicated faculty to extend opportunities for scientific research, communication, integrative learning and collaboration in the context of a four-semester undergraduate biology curriculum. (click here to learn more)

Alumni Profile

Sean Johnson & Tong Wang

Tong: "I really loved having the ability to do science and take ownership of projects."

Sean: "For me, the big thing was getting to know the faculty really well and getting to know your fellow students."

Biocore Class of 2014 (Sean) & 2015 (Tong)
Sean, B.S. Biochemistry, December 2014; Tong, B.S. Chemistry, May 2015