48 months
24990 USD/year
24990 USD/year
7070 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Biology from Stony Brook University introduces you to the study of organisms, including the molecular and cellular basis of life, development of the individual and its genetic basis, maintenance of the individual, and interaction of organisms with their biotic and physical environment.


Biology from Stony Brook University builds on a strong foundation in chemistry, mathematics and physics that provides the concepts and methodologies needed to understand biological complexity at multiple levels. Students explore the Fundamentals of Biology through three foundational courses that provide a thorough introduction to organisms, ecosystems, cellular and molecular biology, and physiology. 


The BA provides an option for students interested in careers that build on foundational knowledge in the biosciences who also have strong interests in areas such as the fine arts, humanities or social sciences. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • How Science Works
  • Biotechnology
  • General Ecology
  • Biology: Cellular and Organ Physiology
  • Scientific Inquiry in the Biological Sciences IIA
  • Advanced Human Genetics
  • Cell, Brain, Mind
  • Cell Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications will be accepted after these priority deadlines on a space-available basis.


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High School Transcript(s)
    • English Proficiency test scores
    • Teacher/Counselor Recommendation
    • Essay
    • Currently hold an F-1, F-2, J-1, or J-2 visa
    • First year students or freshman are those still in high school or have completed high school but have not attended college after high school.  
    • Transfer students are anyone who, after high school graduation, has enrolled in university-level courses either in the US or another country.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24990 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    24990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24990 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7070 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


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