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Biology - Molecular/Cell Biology and Biotechnology, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Department of Biology faculty teach and conduct research in diverse fields of biology. The strength of the department lies in its broad based academic program, collaborative efforts of faculty, and its integration of undergraduates in all aspects of research.

The Department of Biology educates the general student body of UNF in biological principles and seeks to develop an understanding of science, applied writing, mathematics, analytical reasoning and critical thinking skills in the context of biology.

We seek to provide individualized attention at both the undergraduate and graduate levels to students interested in careers related to biological science.

The department believes that the active involvement in scholarly pursuits of graduate and undergraduate students is the ultimate expression of teaching and learning.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    18 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Molecular Basis of Inheritance
  • Biology of Cancer
  • Immunology
  • Endocrinology
  • Cellular & Molecular Neuroscience
  • Microbial Biology
  • Virology
  • Special Topics in Biology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

  • Application for Admission Fee.

International Students must submit a US $30.00 non-refundable fee (check or money order in U.S. dollars only) payable to the University of North Florida. Do not send cash. Applications will not be processed without this fee.

  • Completed Application for Admissions.

Alternatively, a link for the online application is provided after this section. Be sure to first read all of the information on requirements. Even though applying online is possible, certain items will have to be mailed in separately. 

Tuition Fee

  • National

    655 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    175 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 175 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Based on : Florida Resident:$175.50 Per Credit Hour ; Non-Florida Resident:$655.63 Per Credit Hour

Living costs for Jacksonville Beach

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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