Biology Department

Biological Sciences Department

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The Biology Department at TMCC offers a comprehensive science education for those students seeking to enter allied health professions or transfer to a bachelor's degree program in Biology, Public Health or related fields.

As a teaching institution, the Biology Department faculty strive to prepare students with the fundamental knowledge they will need to be successful in their chosen careers. Small class size, well-equipped laboratories, and accessible faculty assure that the educational pursuits of the student are fulfilled.

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Biology Prep Laboratory

The Biology Department recognizes that laboratory classes can be one of the most informative aspects of a science education; therefore the Biology prep lab personnel strive to prepare dozens of informative and innovative laboratory experiments for the students by overseeing the following:

  • Organizing and coordinating the preparation of labs for all science classes
  • Supervision of lab support, computers, and equipment
  • Ordering the supplies and equipment necessary to teach a broad spectrum of classes
  • Administering student lab-fee budgets
  • Working with faculty in designing, developing and revising laboratory curriculum
  • Work with faculty unfamiliar with laboratory techniques or experiments
  • Teach laboratory classes as needed

Visit the Biology Prep Laboratory website.

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Biology Department

Truckee Meadows Community College
7000 Dandini Boulevard, RDMT 331
Reno, Nevada 89512-3999

Telephone: 775-673-8251 or Fax: 775-673-7887

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