Undergraduate Research

McLennan focuses on providing outstanding hands-on experiences for all students. Undergraduate research gives our students a new perspective on learning, as well as valuable knowledge that helps them stand out when applying to universities, programs and jobs.

  • Field Research Opportunities

    Students in MCC's biology program have the opportunity to travel, gain experience in their chosen field, and strengthen their resumes for college applications.  Check out the following programs for more information:

    TIDES - Texas Integrated Diving and Ecological Studies Laboratory

    boat group - tides

    Conduct marine research in the Caribbean at the Roatan Institute for Marine Sciences in Roatan, Honduras!







  • Independent Research Courses

    Students interested in conducting independent biological research may enroll in academic cooperative courses to work with faculty members and receive course credit for their work. 


  • Field Courses

    The MCC biology department does not currently offer field courses, but watch this space for future opportunities!