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Biology

Worcester State University

48 months
Duration
16666 USD/year
16666 USD/year
10586 USD/year
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About

The Biology program at Worcester State University provides students with a broad knowledge in the biological sciences through a core curriculum and upper-level courses in specialized areas of study. A hands-on approach for teaching laboratory techniques and field work is emphasized. 

Overview

During the Biology program at Worcester State University, students are encouraged to develop effective communication skills and an awareness of the societal and global implications of biology. Students may pursue a major in Biology, a minor in Biology or Psychobiology, or a concentration in Bioinformatics. 

In addition, the pre-requisites necessary to meet the requirements of medical, dental, veterinary, optometry, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, physical therapy, and pharmacy programs may be satisfied through the biology major. The Accelerated Pharmacy Program with MCPHS also can be completed through the Biology major.  

Opportunities

Undergraduate biology majors who have demonstrated academic excellence and an interest in biological research may participate in the Honors in Biology program. The Chi lota Chapter of the national biological honor society, Beta Beta Beta, provides recognition to outstanding students majoring in Biology and Biotechnology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Psychobiology
  • Capstone in Psychobiology
  • Concepts of Biology
  • The Human Animal
  • Social Biology
  • Diseases and Mankind

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Undergraduate Admissions and $50 fee.
  • International Student Applicants Guide
  • Official high school transcript or national exam scores
  • Notarized translation is needed if your transcripts/documents are not in English.
  • Official evaluation of high school transcript
  • TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson PTE, DAAD, EIKEN, Duolingo, or iTEP Score Report if education was in a language other than English (WSU Code: 3524)
  • SAT or ACT Score Report (WSU SAT Code: 3524 or WSU ACT Code: 1914)
  • Original bank letter or statement verifying sponsor's financial information  
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Waiver of Confidential Information (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16666 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16666 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10586 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10586 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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