You're a lover of all animals, plants, and living things. Biology is the study of life in all its forms. This diverse field of study includes the origin, growth, reproduction, structure, and behavior of living things. From studying a particular region to a specific species, biology offers many paths to future success. If you're considering this pathway, all aspects of living things interest you.
Mid Michigan College is a participating member in MiTransfer Pathways, a Statewide agreement that identifies courses students should complete as a part of an associate degree that will transfer seamlessly toward a bachelor degree and simplify the transfer process. Mid's Biology Pathway is part of MiTransfer Pathways and can provide you with guidance about transferring specific courses to multiple colleges and universities in Michigan.
The Michigan Transfer Network website allows you to view transfer course equivalencies between many Michigan colleges and universities. If you would like to go back to school, transfer to another college or university in Michigan, or simply see how courses at Mid would transfer to another school, this site is for you! mitransfer.org
- the physiology, behavior, and other qualities of a particular organism or class of organisms.
AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
What degree do I earn?
Associate in Science - Math & Science Transfer
Why isn't it a BIOLOGY Degree?
While your degree may not say biology, the courses in your Guided Pathway are focused on biology topics.
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Biology MiTransfer - Guided Pathway
- Marine Biology
- Environmental Conservation
- Veterinary Science
These are just a few examples, many other careers are connected to this field of study. Additional education or training may be required for certain career choices.
- Annual Median Pay $33,400
- Hourly Median Pay $16.06
- Job Outlook 20% Growth
Data sourced from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and valid 2016 through 2026.