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The Biology Department at the University of La Verne strives to provide its Biology students applications, and values vital to promoting professional development and the quality of life of Earth.


The Biology Department from University of La Verne offers a major with concentrations in Biology to prepare students for the health professions, cellular and molecular biology, general biology, environmental biology.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    68 alternative credits


  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Precalculus
  • General Physics
  • Physics : Mechanics
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • General Biology
  • Animal Biology
  • Plant Biology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • official high school transcripts from all secondary and post-secondary schools and universities
  • a Personal Essay allows us to get to learn a little more about you. Essay prompts are located in the application and are submitted at the time of application submission
  • one letter of recommendation; and
  • one of the following: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS,  Cambridge English Advanced (CAE), PTE Academic results
  • copy of the passport photo page; and
  • bank statements 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21720 USD/semester
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  • National

    21720 USD/semester
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Living costs for La Verne

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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