Human Biology Major

Description: An interdisciplinary program that focuses on understanding the human being from the biological, social science, and humanities perspectives and that addresses contemporary issues related to biology and society, such as global health and disease, environmental policy, bioethics, and biotechnology. Is Human Biology the right major for you?
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Human Biology Major

What Courses Do Human Biology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Human Biology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Calculus
  • Chemistry
  • Ethics
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics

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