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Major

Biomedical Sciences, B.S.

Build a scientific foundation for a career in health care with a basis in Christian faith and an emphasis on hands-on experience.

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Biomedical Sciences



A degree in Biomedical Sciences from LeTourneau University is the premier degree for students wishing to pursue a career in the health professions.  Whether your interest lies in human or veterinary health, the Biomedical Sciences degree will equip you well for your future pursuits.

Through in-depth classroom discussion, hands-on training and participation at professional scientific conferences you will gain an understanding of health topics from an informed perspective grounded in Christian faith that will prepare you for a successful career.

Students also earn classroom credit through real-world experience, including:

  • Virus Hunters - LETU participates in a national research program sponsored by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute.  Student-isolated viruses through this program have already been used to save lives.  You want to be a part of this research!
  • Internships and Research Conference Participation - gain practical experience and begin building your network.

INTERESTING CLASSES YOU'LL TAKE INCLUDE:

  • Immunology
  • Toxicology
  • Microbiology
  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Pathopharmacology
  • Virus Research

For more information about course requirements, view the course catalog.