Our biology department at TJC is an energetic community of top-notch professors from all over the United States including four Ph.D's. The biology department is deeply rooted in the academic history of TJC.

Our professors engage students in complex methods, practices and theories in an approachable learning environment. 

Biology is the first choice if you're interested in a career in medicine, dentistry, occupational therapy, optometry, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant and veterinary medicine.

The Associate in Biology will prepare you to transfer to a 4-year university to complete your degree, or continue your education at TJC in one of our health sciences professions.

Career outlook

The median annual wage of biochemists and biophysicists was $79,390 in the 2010 Bureau of Labor Statistics report.

Degree Plans