Our innovative academic programs at the UMKC School of Biological Sciences are designed to shape your curiosity into countless career options.

We teach the critical thinking skills necessary to solve complex problems in a constantly evolving field. Expect to experiment in research laboratories alongside world-renown researchers and gain the confidence to pursue your own inquiries.

The university might seem large but our compassionate professors and counselors work one-on-one with students to help you fulfill your dreams. Their work revolves around your success. And it shows. Our graduates have gone on to work across the globe in fields like medicine, dentistry and conservation.

Explore why our degree programs allow you to graduate with a well-rounded academic foundation to launch your career.