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Natural Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Indiana, PA, United States
As a Natural Science major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, you’ll study biology, chemistry, and physics as you explore your surroundings through the eyes of different scientific disciplines. You’ll learn in the classroom and the lab, building your knowledge of key principles.
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Overview

This in Natural Science major at Indiana University of Pennsylvania is a good choice for those considering a professional career in a high-technology business or health-oriented industry who want to obtain a foundation in the natural sciences while using free electives for additional classes in areas such as molecular biology, biochemistry, psychology, economics, pre-law, or athletic training. The free electives in this degree can also allow you to add a minor or an internship.

IUP’s scientific departments have the academic size and diversity to give you the opportunities found at larger research institutions while also providing you with the more personal learning community found at smaller colleges.

Careers

With a BS in Natural Science preprofessional program degree, you know exactly what skills you will bring to corporate, private, or nonprofit organizations. But these professions may also lead to administrative and leadership opportunities:

  • Chiropractor
  • Dentist
  • Optometrist
  • Pharmacist
  • Physical therapist
  • Podiatrist

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

  • The future is no longer uncertain when you define your career path with a natural sciences preprofessional track. 
  • The course work is designed to bring clarity and efficiency to your career launch. The advantages are immeasurable. You’ll save time and decrease the cost of your education.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    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.

General Requirements

  • $25 Application Fee
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • International Student Financial Statement
  • Official Transcripts
  • Passport Copy

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23872 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11936 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7916 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Indiana

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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