Biology Core Curriculum

College of Letters & Science
  • students posing in a labratory
    65
  • 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
  • 72
  • students posing in a prairie field
    100
  • student using a microscope
    66
  • students standing in a prairie field
    89
  • students posing in a labratory
    118
  • Students looking at a prairie plant
    99
  • students in wading pants standing in a shallow body of water
    123
  • student demonstrating a camera's use
    33

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

Austin Lynch

"Academics is part of it, but Biocore really helped me discover a new way of learning. That inquiry-based, self-motivated drive to learn and discover just changed the way that I look at life."

Biocore Class of 2010
B.S. Microbiology & Applied Mathematics 2011