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Department of Biology

Department Overview

Our biology department explores the real world applications of the biological sciences, preparing you for a life of inquiry and meaningful contributions to society. With programs in medical, terrestrial, and aquatic biology, we enable you to find your passion and follow it into the field.


Degree Programs

 

Minors

 


Meet our Faculty and Professional Staff


One-of-a-Kind Location

As a student in one of our Department of Biology programs, you study on UNE's scenic Biddeford Campus, where the waters of the Saco River flow into the Atlantic Ocean. Over the years, this confluence of natural resources has inspired students and faculty from around the world. Recently named the youngest city in Maine, Biddeford and its twin city, Saco, boast an up-and-coming, hip downtown offering delicious eateries, exciting social and cultural events, and more. With the transformation of the old Biddeford/Saco mills into restaurants, breweries, housing, fitness facilities, salons, and retailers, there is something for everyone to explore in downtown. Looking to try a new type of food, grab a coffee, or shop for locally-made clothes? Biddeford/Saco has it all.

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