Texas Tech University




Online/Distance Program Overview

The Biological Sciences Department is excited to have multiple online opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students. We offer several online courses in various formats to allow for flexibility for all of our students. In addition, we currently have two online Master's degrees that allow you to complete your degree from anywhere.

Here you can read through these pages for more specific information about the courses and degrees we offer. Our undergraduate and graduate advisors would be pleased to meet with you to discuss additional details about each program.


We offer courses in a variety of formats from the tradiational face to face on main campus, but also at our TTU Waco and Junction extension sites, to completely online and asynchronous. Several undergraduate and graduate Biology, Microbiology, and/or Zoology courses are available each semester. Click here to learn more about the differences in format, as well as some of the courses available.


The Biological Sciences department offers a Bachelors in Biology at the TTU at Waco extension site. There are not any 100% online biology offerings at this time; however, we are always working on new opportunities.

The Biologial Sciences department currently offers two online master's degree programs. Both of these programs are designed to be 100% online and the course work is asynchronous. This gives students the flexibility to work on their schedule from any location. We currently have students from across the globe enrolled in our programs.


Department of Biological Sciences

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    Department of Biological Sciences, Texas Tech University, Box 43131 Lubbock, TX 79409
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