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Biology at Collin College is more than the study of organic life. It is one of the building blocks of a comprehensive education and a cornerstone of scientific literacy.

For some students, it is a key to unlocking a future in medicine, research, environmental studies or dozens of other related career fields. For others, it provides foundational knowledge of our living planet, allowing them to better understand the scientific advancements.

Explore your options on the Biology Department webpages. Learn about Collin College’s degree plans. Learn about some of the fun events biology majors are involved in. Determine the next steps you need to take to study biology at Collin College.

Biotech Anatomy and Physiology


Biology Majors go on to careers in:

• Research

• Industry

• Allied Health

• Forensic Science

• Conservation


Department Contacts:

Academic Dean Mary Barnes-Tilley:

Associate Deans:  Lee Powell (McKinney):  Traci Ramsey (Plano):   Melanie Yates (Frisco)):

Discipline Lead David McCulloch: