Click the links below for more info on some of the amazing programs and resources we offer for our Biology students.

Health Professions Advising Unit

HPAU of Clark Atlanta University (CAU) was established in the Fall of 2017 to advise students enrolled in any major about post-baccalaureate careers in the health professions (Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Optometry, Veterinary medicine, and Physician Assistant). HPAU’s goal is to prepare students to become competitive applicants for health professional schools and programs.


The RISE Program offers research assistantships for graduate students who are seeking Ph.D. degrees in Cell, Developmental or Molecular Biology, Biochemistry and organic chemistry. These assistantships include compensation packages of a salary plus the costs of tuition and fees. 


The BioEd Program is a collaboration between two award winning CAU Departments - Biology and Curriculum and Instruction - to offer students an incredible career path. You will earn a B.S. Degree in Biological Sciences AND become a Certified Teacher in Biology which is one of the most sought after Professions in Science that is in high demand NOW and for the future.

BS/MS in Neuroscience

The Bachelor of Science/Master of Science in Neuroscience program is designed to expose undergraduates to the rich world of neuroscience research early in their academic journey. Program participants will enter the program as sophomores or juniors, complete requirements for a bachelor of science degree granted by their undergraduate institution and complete requirements for a master of science degree by Morehouse School of Medicine.


The Georgia Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (GA AL LSAMP) is an NSF funded program and includes nine academic partner institutions. The goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented minority students who complete science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) baccalaureate degree programs and matriculate into programs of graduate study.