Department of Biology

A degree in Biology can open doors to many interesting and exciting careers.

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At UIS, the Biology graduate and undergraduate degree programs focus on mastering intellectual and practical skills, and developing attitudes that are valuable in the workplace. More »

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Emiquon Field Station The UIS Biology Department works to restore the Illinois River’s ecosystem at Emiquon. Read More »

Continuing Education class: Emiquon: Its People and Communities