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Biology

Southern Virginia University

48 months
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17696 USD/year
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About

In the Biology major at Southern Virginia University students receive a fundamental, broad-based education in the life sciences, emphasizing the various biological principles related to structural, functional, taxonomical and ecological phenomena.

Overview

Key Features

Students at Southern Virginia University study Biology in a unique nurturing environment. Small classes that professors devote personal attention and mentoring to each student seeking to master the fundamentals of this core science.

Students graduate having a strong academic foundation to begin their careers, to attend graduate school, or to be accepted into pre-med, pre-dental, and other health-related programs.

Biology is a tremendously diverse subject. There are many fields of biology to study and many types of careers from which to choose.

Biologists study animals, plants and ecosystems. They can combine an interest in chemistry by studying biochemistry. Or they can study genetics at the molecular or evolutionary level. They can also study fossils or fungi, cavemen or cells, bugs or biotechnology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • General Biology
  • Evolution
  • General Zoology
  • Cell Biology
  • General Ecology
  • Botany
  • Human Anatomy
  • Parasitology
  • Human Physiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Biochemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students outside of the United States and Canada are required to pay a non-refundable $255 administration fee. This fee will be fully applied to their first semester of tuition. The application cannot be accepted until this fee is paid.
  • In addition to their transcript, students applying to Southern Virginia from outside the U.S. or Canada are required to submit to the university an evaluation of foreign academic credits by a recognized foreign credential evaluation service as part of their application process. 
  • All international students whose primary language is not English are required to submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) before being accepted by Southern Virginia University. The TOEFL score serves as an academic performance indicator similar to the ACT or SAT.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8848 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    17696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8848 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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