Biology-Chemistry, B.Sc. | Point Loma Nazarene University | San Diego, United States
48 months
40400 USD/year
40400 USD/year
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The Bachelor of Science in Biology-Chemistry at Point Loma Nazarene University combines the study of matter (chemistry) with the study of life (biology). 


This joint major between PLNU's Biology Department and Chemistry Department is designed for you to study and understand life at the molecular level. Through courses in cell biology, organic chemistry, immunology, and more, as well as hands-on research labs, you will work to uncover how chemical structures, reactions, and interactions affect living things. 

Key Features 

  • You will gain the foundation and skills to engage in scientific investigation and become prepared for work or research in industries like pharmacology, biotechnology, biochemistry, physiology, molecular biology, and many others. 
  • A Bachelor of Science in Biology-Chemistry from Point Loma Nazarene University is also an ideal path if you are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Cell Biology and Biochemistry 
  • Laboratory Studies
  • Ecological and Evolutionary Systems 
  • Microbiology
  • Organismal Biology
  • Applied Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the Application for Admission
  • Submit Two Letters of Recommendation (one academic and one spiritual)
  • Submit Two Essays
  • Pay the $55 Application Fee Online or by Mail
  • Send Official Transcripts
  • Submit Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Request a Phone, or Skype Interview (optional but strongly recommended)
  • Submit bank statement(s) or financial support letters

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40400 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    40400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40400 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 USD /month
Living costs

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


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