Biology at Aquinas College
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    Biology and Health Sciences

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Aquinas biology and health science graduates enjoy acceptance rates of nearly 100% into physician assistant, physical therapy and dental programs

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Up to two qualified Aquinas students per year can be admitted to Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine through an Early Assurance Partnership between the two institutions.

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Qualified Aquinas biology and health science majors can receive elective biology credits for laboratory research conducted at the Van Andel Institute

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Since 2000, nearly one third of Aquinas biology and health science graduates have gone on to earn doctoral degrees in biology or health-related fields (human medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, physical therapy, etc…).

  • 90%
    Aquinas biology majors have enjoyed acceptance rates exceeding 90% into physician assistant, physical therapy and dental programs.
  • 60%
    Aquinas’ medical school placement rate is 60%, which is 20% above the national average.