Study in chemistry forms a firm foundation for progress in many other disciplines. Students who have studied chemistry at Alma College are currently solving environmental problems, working to provide energy solutions, developing pharmaceuticals and treating patients, among many other applications and careers.
The biology program at Alma College will introduce students to the study of life and provides abundant opportunities for individual research. General offerings include genetics, physiology, microbiology, botany and ecology. More advanced courses are offered in animal behavior, aquatic biology, immunology, evolution and more.
Students need a variety of skills to succeed in business. New industries are emerging, current jobs are evolving and flexibility is essential. The Business Administration major provides them with the tools and practical experience to develop the analytical, communication and creative problem-solving skills that employers are seeking.