Affiliated Academic Program

Program In Biological Sciences (PBS)

Through the interdisciplinary Program in Biological Sciences, renowned faculty in Neurobiology and the Molecular Biosciences departments collaborate to provide a state-of-the-art curriculum in Biology and related fields. In addition to taking a comprehensive introductory set of courses, our undergraduates are able to focus on one of five areas of concentration, including:

  • Molecular and Developmental Neurobiology
  • Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Cell Biology and Physiology
  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Plant biology

Students have the opportunity to learn in a variety of environments, from classrooms and laboratories to on-site classes at the Field Museum of Natural History and the Chicago Botanic Garden.