Biology (BA)

Our integrated approach to the sciences creates a true distinctive, central to what we do. We believe Scripture provides the framework for everything we teach, and consequently, a proper understanding of the created world can only occur within this integrated model.


At a glance

Programmatic Credits


Standard Completion Time:

4 yrs


Why Study Biology (BA)?

An in-depth study of this life science is an essential first step toward a variety of professional degrees dedicated to the study and application of biology. The BA degree best serves those who are looking to teach high school sciences. Graduates will need a MSEd in order to teach, and they can receive this at Cairn. By observing the natural world through a rigorous curriculum, students will master the critical thinking and researching skills needed to navigate the world’s complexities.

Why Study Biology (BA) at Cairn?

  • Gain a more comprehensive view of the world through an integrated approach to the sciences.
  • Earn an undergraduate degree in biology and a master’s degree in education at the same institution.
  • Examine the world with a biblical foundation.
  • Spend time in labs, gaining hands-on experiences.
  • Develop the research skills needed to pursue graduate school.

Career Paths

  • Biology Teacher
  • Science Writer

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Biology Scholarship

Up to $4,000 may be awarded to qualifying, full-time students enrolled in a biology program. This scholarship is renewable annually. Contact your admissions counselor for more information, or learn more about this scholarship and other financial aid options here.

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