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Dr. Rebeka Merson


Biology Department Staff

(401) 456-8010
(401) 456-9620 (fax)


Fogarty Life Science
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Biology Department​


Biology majors at Rhode Island College complete a stimulating and challenging program including a minimum of eight biology courses, four chemistry courses, and two physics courses. The program provides students with a basic understanding of the scope of the biological sciences, first hand experience with a range of laboratory skills, and opportunities for focused research experiences. Our graduates have been highly successful in a wide range of career paths such as: medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, optometry, physical therapy, pharmacy, public health, education, medical research, biotechnology, environmental science, and industrial research.​​​​​​​​

If you are interested in becoming a biology major, please contact Dr. Rebeka Merson for more information.

Page last updated: November 20, 2020