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Biology - Medical Laboratory Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Austin, TX, United States
The Biology program at St. Edward's University fundamental principles of biology at every level of biological organization, from genes to cells and organ systems to even ecosystems. 

Overview

  • Prepares students to be health care detectives, investigating the cause of infectious disease, cancer and other ailments
  • Involves coursework at St. Edward's University and clinical training at an affiliated MLS program (currently Austin State Hospital). These courses span disciplines such as microbiology, hematology, immunology, clinical chemistry and molecular biology.
  • An example of a course you will take is Immunology where students will discover the molecular nature of the human immune system including the cellular and noncellular components involved and how these factors interact to combat disease.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • General Biology: Cells Genetics and Organ Systems
  • General Biology: Organisms and Populations
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Major Requirements: The BA in Biology requires 76 hours of Biology major courses, which include a combination of introductory coursework, biology electives, and supporting courses in subjects such as chemistry.
  • General Education Requirements: The Biology degree requires 56 hours of general education courses that students complete over four years in addition to their major courses.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    11676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46690 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Austin

  • 1243 - 2310 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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