To promote an understanding and appreciation for the intricacies of the Biological Sciences to equip our scholars to be faithful stewards of creation. 


  • Prepare students for careers and graduate training by providing undergraduate and graduate programs that support both major and non-major students.
  • Cultivate a climate that “seeds and encourages” growth in academics, research, social, community, and spiritual areas.
  • Support experiential learning and research to empower our students to develop an independent mind-set that will set them apart as leaders in their field to solve health, environmental, and global issues.
  • Enhance our community on personal and global levels through measured initiatives that will teach and develop health care professionals, scientists, teachers and mentors of the future.

Contact the Department of Biological Sciences

Chair: Dr. Bruce Prins
Administrative Secretary: Laura Flood
Email: lflood@calbaptist.edu
Phone: (951) 552-8988

8432 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504