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Program Description Format Credits Location
Art History, B.A.

The study of art history explores how societies and individuals have used the visual arts to convey the ideas and values that were important to them.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
Athletic Training, MAT

Athletic trainers are healthcare professionals who specialize in preventing, recognizing, managing, and rehabilitating athletic injuries.

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Audiology, Au.D.

Audiologists are health care professionals who provide patient-centered care in the prevention, identification, diagnosis, and evidence-based treatment of hearing, balance, and other auditory disorders for people of all ages.

The audiology degree at Grand Valley State University is a professional degree that is clinically focused, allowing the student greater application of knowledge upon graduation than other research-based programs. Students will be prepared to sit for the national examination and to qualify for state licensure upon completion of the program.

Face To Face 84 Grand Rapids
Behavioral Neuroscience, B.A., B.S.

Behavioral Neuroscience is an interdisciplinary area that studies the interactions between the nervous system and behavior, the development and function of the nervous system, and their application to the treatment of disorders.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
Biochemistry, B.S.

Biochemistry is a fascinating and diverse field that impacts many aspects of our lives, including such areas as medicine, genetics, and nutrition. As a department, our goal is to provide rigorous preparation for students whose career paths require expertise in biochemistry. Additionally, our faculty members strive to contribute to a chemically literate society through teaching (with classrooms, labs, and research), scholarship, and service.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
Bioinformatics and Genomics graduate certificate

Bioinformatics and genomics have become crucial components of life science research and industry, including biotechnology, medicine, and the pharmaceutical industry.

Career options are already numerous and will become more plentiful in the future as part of the big data analytics field. Students trained in these novel techniques will be more competitive in their applications for jobs and graduate programs.

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Bioinformatics and Genomics undergraduate certificate

Bioinformatics and genomics have become crucial components of life science research and industry, including biotechnology, medicine, and the pharmaceutical industry.

Career options are already numerous and will become more plentiful in the future as part of the big data analytics field. Students trained in these novel techniques will be more competitive in their applications for jobs and graduate programs.

Students must be degree-seeking students to receive the certificate. The certificate will be awarded at the same time as the degree is awarded.

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Biology, B.A., B.S.

Our mission is to provide an inclusive learning environment, engaging in critical inquiry, extending scientific knowledge and practices to foster energized citizens, and mentor creative, competent professionals in biological and natural resource sciences.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
Biology, M.S.

Biology is an exciting and dynamic field focusing on the study of living things and the environments they inhabit. Students completing Master of Science (M.S.) degrees from Grand Valley are successfully employed in private consulting, government, teaching, and Ph.D. positions.

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Biomedical Engineering, B.S.E.

Biomedical engineers apply design, analytical, and problem-solving skills to improve health and quality of human life. They integrate the engineering and biomedical sciences to analyze and solve problems in biology and medicine. Thereby, they can design novel medical devices and build new artificial replacement components for the human body.

Face To Face 120 Grand Rapids
Biomedical Informatics graduate badge

The School of Computing now offers eight graduate-level digital badges. A digital badge, or simply "badge," recognizes your completion of a coherent and meaningful academic experience. A badge allows you to promote academic achievements online more effectively and in different venues than with a transcript.

Face To Face 9 Grand Rapids
Biomedical Sciences, B.S.

The Biomedical Sciences major is designed to help students acquire a comprehensive understanding of the human life sciences and launch students into exciting scientific or health careers. It prepares our students for post-graduate professional schools, such as medical, dental, pharmacy, or other graduate programs such as physician assistant studies, physical therapy, or occupational therapy.

Majors in Biomedical Sciences may also select an optional emphasis in either microbiology or nutrition.

Face To Face 120 Allendale
Biomedical Sciences, M.H.S.

Grand Valley's Master of Health Science (M.H.S.) in Biomedical Sciences prepares students for career goals in: research; teaching; professional or doctoral studies; or health organizations. The Biomedical Science department integrates meaningful research experiences with excellent classroom teaching, preparing students to be critical thinkers, engaged citizens, and creative and competent professionals in the human biological sciences.

Face To Face 33 Grand Rapids
Biostatistics, M.S.

Biostatistics is the application and development of statistical techniques for the biological and health sciences.

Face To Face 37 Grand Rapids,Allendale
Business Administration, B.B.A.

The Seidman College of Business undergraduate programs provides students with business education that blends liberal arts and professional courses with practical application. The programs are designed to prepare students for careers in various business areas as well as for admission into graduate schools.

Face To Face 120 Allendale,Grand Rapids
Business Administration, M.B.A.

Seidman's dynamic graduate programs offer an education of exceptional value and impact for individuals aspiring to transform their careers and lead the businesses transforming our region.

The Professional M.B.A. offers a learning opportunity in the context of everyday business situations over 22 months of study.


Hybrid 36 Grand Rapids
Business Economics, B.B.A.

The business economics program teaches you to understand the forces that drive the actions of corporations and consumers, the way an economy works, and the importance of global trade.

Face To Face 120 Grand Rapids,Allendale
Business, General B.B.A.

General business is the most flexible of all business majors. It allows you to select courses from across all business disciplines rather than concentrating on a specific area. It develops your ability to perceive, identify and analyze problems, communicate potential solutions, make decisions, and monitor results.

Face To Face 120 Allendale,Grand Rapids
Cardiovascular Sonography, B.S.

Cardiovascular sonography (CVS) is commonly known as "ultrasound." Sonographers utilize imaging technology to assist in the process of medical diagnosis. Sonographers have skills that are utilized by many specialties, including cardiology, pediatric cardiology, and vascular surgery. Since the foundation of CVS is technology, the field is dynamic and constantly advancing as technology becomes more sophisticated. Sonographers are an integral part of a multidisciplinary team of medical professionals, while at the same time interacting directly with patients.

Face To Face 120 Allendale,Grand Rapids
Cell and Molecular Biology, B.S.

The Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB) degree is for students with a passion for the life sciences who want to receive research experience as an undergraduate, and who wish to distinguish themselves when applying for employment in their field or for graduate/professional training. CMB is focused on determining how cells develop and function as well as the application of this knowledge in fields such as biotechnology, pharmacology, and biomedicine.

Face To Face 120 Allendale