• Application Deadline
  • 48 months


The Biology B.S. degree offered by the University of Central Florida allows the student to choose coursework to be awarded the general Biology B.S. degree or to select a track in one of five areas, which are:- Ecology, Evolutionary and Conservation Biology- Marine and Aquatic Biology- Plant Sciences- Pre-Health Professional Biology- Zoology and Pre-Veterinarian ScienceThese tracks are designed to align students with specific courses that will prepare them for the job market or more advanced study.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Honors General Biology
  • Biology 
  • Chemistry Fundamentals
  • Chemistry Fundamentals Laboratory
  • Organic Chemistry
  •  Organic Laboratory Techniques
  • College Physics

            English Language Requirements

            You only need to take one of these language tests:

            • Minimum required score:


              The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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            • Minimum required score:


              The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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            • Minimum required score:


              The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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            Academic Requirements

            General Requirements

            • Submit Application Online
            • Submit the completed UCF online application and pay the required non-refundable $30.00 application fee in U.S. Dollars. 
            • Submit Required Academic Documents
            • Submit official transcripts, graduation certificates, and/or leaving exam results of all secondary work to UCF.
            • Submit SAT or ACT Scores (if required)
            • Submit Proof of English Proficiency
            • Submit Required Immigration Documents (if required)

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              748 USD/credit
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 748 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
            • National

              212 USD/credit
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 212 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

            Living costs for Orlando

            • 1111 - 1940 USD/month
              Living Costs

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


            Check the programme website for information about funding options.

            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.

            The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

            Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.