College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
CSULB Home page

Degrees in Biological Sciences

The Department offers the Bachelor of Science in Biology with five specialized options, the Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology and the Bachelor of Science in Microbiology. Students who would like an enriched undergraduate academic program may be eligible to participate in the Honors program. The graduate program in Biological Sciences offers two degrees: the Masters of Science in Biology and the Master of Science in Microbiology.

Undergraduate Degrees

Bachelor of Science in Biology with the following Options:
  1. Option in Biology Education
  2. Option in Organismal Biology
  3. Option in Molecular and Cell Biology and Physiology

Graduate Degrees:

  1. Master of Science in Biology
  2. Master of Science in Microbiology


  1. Biology
  2. Microbiology
  3. Physiology

Certificate Programs