Become a highly skilled biologist

The 21st century is being called the “Age of Biotechnology,” as new technologies are developed and marketed to deliver life-saving techniques, agricultural products, cost-effective energy, and a cleaner environment.

Are you interested in medical research, healthcare, the study of the environment, or the preservation of forests and wildlife? As these fields of study assume a higher national and international priority, the need for highly skilled biologists is escalating.

What We Provide

  • Robust curriculum
  • Diverse faculty mentors
  • Hands-on internships
  • Research experiences
  • Leadership opportunities

The National Science Foundation (NSF) CATALYST scholarship at the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) recognizes students who have a vision for a career in STEM. Open to first-year applicants of biology, chemistry, and biochemistry, ten students will be selected to receive an annual scholarship. This renewable scholarship includes access to early departmental advisement, academic support, mentored-research, coursework in scientific writing, and career networking opportunities.

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