It’s the wonder of sex, the beating of a heart, and death as necessity for life. Biology is our experience. Study it for real.
Biology. To the average high school student, the word conjures up images of huge textbooks, incomprehensible lectures, and long nights.
But college is a different experience. And Purchase has a different approach.
Put away your preconceptions, and get ready to tackle biology from a new, liberal arts perspective. Get your hands dirty as you split your time between the classroom, labs, and serious field work. Gain knowledge and experience as you prepare for a real career, in a real way.
Students from the Coral Reef Biology and Ecology study abroad program helped maintain a coral nursery in Roatan, off the coast of Honduras, last January.
Eleven students explore opportunities in STEM research.
Five family members have all chosen to study at Purchase.
Nine students explore opportunities in STEM research.