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Biology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Evansville, IN, United States
The Biology program of University of Evansville gives students the tools needed to succeed in graduate school, professional school, and in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics)-related jobs.
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Overview

The Biology program of University of Evansville provides purposeful learning experiences through research conducted individually through UExplore, Evansville's undergraduate research program, or one-on-one with professors. Learning is done in a hands-on environment either in faculty research labs, large greenhouse and animal facilities, or through fieldwork in the U.S. or abroad.

The University of Evansville biology department delivers results:

  • Last year’s senior class of professional biology majors tested in the top one percent nationally based upon the ETS Major Field Test for Biology.
  • 80 percent of last year’s senior class received support to conduct undergraduate research, both at UE and at other universities.
  • 90 percent of UE biology graduates, across the past five years, are currently studying or working in a STEM-related field.
  • Of the 2015 class that applied to graduate school, 100 percent were accepted.
  • In addition to University-based scholarship support, biology majors can receive merit-based financial aid through endowed scholarships for biology students.
  • 60 percent of last year’s biology graduating class participated in study abroad programs.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Fundamentals of Biology
  • Fundamentals of Biology Lab
  • General Biology
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Modern Biology: Environmental Perspectives

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.

General Requirements

  • Copy of the passport (photo page) OR Copies of the I-20 and visa if previously issued a U.S. student/other visa
  • Official/stamped copies of all certificates, diplomas, and transcripts sent from secondary schools.
  • Official Test scores
  • Two personal essays on two of the following four topics of your choice
  • Two recommendation letters from different high school teachers (Not required but highly recommended)
  • A personal statement (not required but recommended)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36300 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36300 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Evansville

  • 960 - 1560 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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