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Biology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Chevy Chase, MD, United States
The Biology Program at the University of the District of Columbia places a special emphasis on inquiry-based learning, giving students the opportunity to engage in grant-funded research as well as educational experiences in the metropolitan D.C. area. 
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Overview

Career Pathways and Prospects

With a biology degree from UDC, students are prepared to pursue an employment or advanced graduate study in a wide array of rapidly expanding, high-demand fields:

  • Medicine
  • Academics
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Veterinary sciences
  • Biomedical researcher
  • Cancer biologist
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Microbiology
  • Health policy
  • Health care administration
  • Teaching
  • Laboratory research

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 included:
  • Microbiology
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology
  • Physiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Cancer Biology

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The biology program at UDC offers a bachelor of science degree that requires a minimum of 120 credits to graduate. 
  • The program is organized around specific knowledge competencies of biology phenomena; tangible skills in research and technology; operation of state-of-the-art scientific instrumentation; ability to collect, analyze, and present scientific information effectively; and apply this information to solving real-world problems.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    647 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 647 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    308 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 308 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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