Physiology, General

Physiology Studies is a major program that focuses on the scientific study of the functional dynamics, morphology, and biochemical and biophysical communications within organisms and between living systems at all levels of complexity and integration.

A major program in Physiology Studies will likely include courses in reproduction, growth, hormonal action, vascular function, respiration, digestion, sensory perception and processing, sensorimotor integration, signal encoding and conveyance, homeostasis, physical function and malfunction, evolutionary physiology, and disease processes.

  • What can you do with a major/degree in Physiology Studies?

    A degree in Physiology Studies will provide you with a foundation to work in science, academia, or medicine. Careers sector options include research, medical sales, healthcare, pharmaceuticals or teaching.

    Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Physiology Studies:

    Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.


    Publications/Magazines in Physiology Studies?