48 months
28830 USD/year
28830 USD/year
9790 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


This major in Biological Science at University of Georgia provides a flexible program of study integrating both biological and agricultural sciences.


In addition, it can be used by students to prepare for professional programs in medicine, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, and dentistry, as well as for advanced degrees (Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy) in any of the biological sciences. 

At the University of Georgia, graduates with a degree in Biological Sciences are prepared for careers in industry, business, and government dealing with food, fiber, health care, and environmental stewardship.


To prepare for courses to earn a Biological Science degree we recommend you:

  • Take available AP and Honors science courses prior to attending UGA
  • Participate in any school or community animal and/or biological science clubs or organizations
  • Volunteer, work, or shadow in a veterinary or medical practice, pharmacy, etc.

Hands-On Learning

  • Use state of the art technology with direct industry applications
  • Labs with live specimens
  • Undergraduate research opportunities
  • Participate in student clubs and organizations
  • Internship opportunities
  • Study abroad opportunities

Programme Structure

  • This major provides preparation for graduate or professional study as well as for employment in business, industry, or government positions requiring a broad background in the biological sciences. 
  • Opportunities for work in biology and agriculture are expected to grow as an increasing human population demands more food, fiber, and wood products, health care, and environmental stewardship.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Fee
  • Transcript from your graduating high school
  • SAT/ACT scores
  • Secondary School Report/Counselor Recommendation
  • Teacher/Other Letter of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28830 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28830 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9790 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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