Henderson’s Department of Biological Sciences provides a curriculum that is designed to prepare students for pursuit of professional school post-graduation in the health sciences. Our rigorous and comprehensive curriculum has a proven track record of success in preparing students for success in professional schools, within health sciences. 

HSU’s Biology Degree Program Offers:

  • Small Classes
  • Experiential Learning
  • Travel Abroad Opportunities
  • Internship Opportunities
  • Field Research
  • Summer Immersive Programs

Jobs You Can Get with a Biology Degree:

  • Optometrist
  • Doctor or Surgeon
  • Pharmacist
  • Veterinarian
  • Biologist
  • Nature Conservation Officer

"As a pre-vet major at Henderson State University, I've worked on research, presentations and publications."

Grace Wills, Biology

Plan Your Visit

Reddie Days

Reddie Day is your preview into life at Henderson State University. During this event you will have a chance to learn about the admission and enrollment process, gather information about scholarships/other campus resources and experience what it means to Live Reddie. This event is specially designed for high school juniors, seniors and transfer students. While the information is similar at each Reddie Day, the schedule may be a little different. Registration is coming soon.

2021-2022 Reddie Days

  • September 25

  • November 9

  • February 10

  • April 7

Campus Tours

Take a campus tour with one of the Reddie Ambassadors. Campus tours are offered twice daily, most days of the week. While you explore Henderson State’s historic campus, learn about residence life and speak with faculty members. Make sure to snap a few photos and share them online tagged with #LiveReddie. 

Saturday Campus Tours

In addition to daily weekday tours, you can register for tours at 10 a.m. on the following Saturdays—August 28, October 9, October 23, November 6, January 29, March 12, and April 2. We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Virtual Campus Tour

You can now visit Henderson State's beautiful campus from the comfort of your own couch, in your classroom with fellow students, or anywhere else you find the time.

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