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In Macomb’s Biology courses, you will learn about the life processes that are common to all living things, as well as about plant and animal ecology and the world’s ecosystems. With small class sizes and expert faculty, Macomb’s Biology courses will prepare you for further study at a four-year college or university, with most credits transferring.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Biology

  1. Save $20,000 by starting here - over 80% of our students leave debt free
  2. Nearly 250 private and transfer scholarships available
  3. What you need to succeed, including free tutoring

Biology Courses at Macomb

  • General Biology 1 & 2
  • Environmental Science
  • Fundamentals of Nutrition
  • General Microbiology
  • Human Physiological Anatomy
  • Pathogenic Microbiology

Career Opportunities in Biology

An undergraduate biology degree prepares students interested in pursuing careers in fields that include health care, veterinary medicine, environmental science, wildlife/zoology, and many other STEM-related fields. It is also the first step toward advanced degrees that would be required for those interested in pursuing upper-level research and college or university teaching positions.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in Macomb’s Biology courses transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree in biology, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about the Biology courses at Macomb?

For more information, contact the Associate Dean at Center Campus: 586.286.2147,, or at South Campus: 586.445.7354,

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