Expect hands-on research guided by faculty mentors who are invested in your success at the UMKC School of Biological Sciences.

Personalized attention sets our program apart. Students have the opportunity to work one-on-one with nationally-recognized faculty members inside state-of-the-art research laboratories and classrooms. Our faculty, advisers and fellow students will help shape your interests and passion into career goals.

Our interdisciplinary and collaborative approach to education and research ensures that our students graduate ready to immediately contribute to the demands of a 21st century workplace. Students are challenged to explore the life sciences at the molecular and cellular level while working across degree fields to solve problems.

Our resources don’t stop with cutting edge research facilities and the state’s finest learning libraries. Our partnerships and close proximity with the Stowers Institute for Medical Research and the Missouri Department of Conservation offer students unique opportunities to network with pivotal employers and scientists working in the field.

Come see why SBS is the right fit for you.