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Archaeology Minor

Archaeology is the study of the breadth and diversity of human experience, from the earliest appearance of humankind to the recent past. You can gain interesting insights into cultures around the world through the study of archaeology.

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Art Education, B.A., B.S.

Art education integrates the practices of art making, art criticism, historical analysis, and an understanding of visual culture as foundations for teaching art in schools and the community.

Face To Face 148 Allendale
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.

Face To Face 59 Allendale
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.

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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.

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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 integrate engineering technology, biomedical science, mathematics, and creative problem-solving skills to improve health and quality of human life. They are innovators who design novel medical devices and build synthetic replacement components for the human body. Biomedical engineers develop life-saving technologies like artificial organs, surgical robots, and advanced prosthetics.

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  • Grand Rapids
  • Allendale
Biomedical Informatics graduate badge

The School of Computing now offers 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.

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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.

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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.

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Biostatistics, M.S.

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

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  • 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.

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  • Allendale
  • Grand Rapids
Business Administration, Executive M.B.A. (EMBA)

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 Executive MBA (EMBA) program offers an intentional learning opportunity in the context of everyday business situations for experienced professionals. The program is designed for organizational leaders who have set their sights on an executive leadership role.

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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.

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  • Grand Rapids
  • Allendale