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Biology, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Dallas, TX, United States
Course offerings in the Biology curriculum at Dallas Baptist University are designed to: provide pre-professional training for students planning careers in the biological sciences, dentistry, medicine, nursing, and other health sciences, prepare students for teaching biology or science in the elementary or secondary school, and provide the basic foundation for graduate study in biology.
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Overview

The Biology program at Dallas Baptist University is designed to produce knowledgeable individuals who have an understanding of the basic biological tenets of God's creation. The academic information is presented in a Christian context to enhance the students' ability to become responsible, caring citizens in society.

Goals of the Biology Major

  • The biology program seeks to meet the following goals to provide courses with content appropriate to forming a strong foundation in biology:
  • To meet the needs of students who are preparing for vocations in the health field and environmental science.
  • To provide an adequate foundation for students intending to continue in graduate work in biology.
  • To meet the needs of those preparing for a teaching career with biology as a teaching field.
  • To provide skills needed by those students who elect biology as a major in order to prepare for employment in a biologically related field.
  • To graduate students from the program who are well prepared and who reflect the proficiencies of the field.
  • To enable students to make wise ethical and moral decisions concerning issues that affect humans and their environment.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Applicants can apply any time.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modern Concepts in Biology 
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology Biochemistry 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    48

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General Requirements

  • Application (apply online) 
  • $25 Application fee (pay online)School Records and Test Scores (Minimum: 2.5 GPA on the USA 4.0 scale)
  • Essay (written or video) answering the question: "Why I wish to go to DBU"
  • English Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1023 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1023 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    1023 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1023 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dallas

  • 1140 - 1930 USD/month
    Living Costs

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