B.Sc. On Campus


York College of Pennsylvania

48 months
19670 USD/year
19670 USD/year
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Hands-on lab activities, conducting research, gathering field samples — just a typical semester for the always-active, always-involved students of the Biology program of York College of Pennsylvania.


We think that in the Biology program of York College of Pennsylvania you learn best by doing. That’s why right from the start, you’ll start getting familiar with our state-of-the-art labs as we prepare you for post-graduate work or a career using equipment you’ll already know how to use before your first day on the job.

Whether your focus is on the molecular or organismal level, we have passionate, knowledgeable faculty — with terminal degrees and published research to their credit— to guide you, as well as our Richard Clark Lecture Series with guest experts to broaden and challenge your thinking. You will even have the opportunity to present your research at regional and national science conferences — an incredible experience.

Concentrations within the Biology Major


Have you ever wondered how an instrument works or how a technique was developed? A concentration in biotechnology will provide you a greater understanding of how these are used in biomedical and health-based industries. Hands-on experience isn’t just offered, it’s the core of the biology program. Our class sizes are small, giving you access to individual attention from industry-leading faculty who are invested in your success. Through internships in your chosen field, you will gain real-world experience in applications and techniques to be successful, from day one.

Cell and Molecular Biology

Have you ever wondered… How do cells move? Shouldn’t water soak through our skin when we shower? A concentration in cell and molecular biology answers these questions. You will develop an in-depth understanding how the techniques of molecular biology and genetics are used to understand cell function. In our state-of-the-art laboratories, you will work alongside passionate and knowledgeable faculty who are dedicated to your success. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biology Orientation 
  • Molecules, Genes and Cells
  • Evolution, Ecology and Diversity 
  • Plant and Animal Physiology 
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Genetics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students - we have ongoing enrollment available right now


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission must be submitted online
  • Official Copy of Secondary School grade report (high school transcript) along with a certified English translation if needed
  • Evidence of English language proficiency (for Non-Native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9835 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9835 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for York

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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