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Biology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Pittsburgh, PA, United States
You may choose between two bachelor's degrees in biology. No matter which one you pursue, you'll receive theoretical training, real-life research opportunities, service learning experiences and a competitive curriculum.
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Overview

Bachelor of Arts in Biology

This degree offers a strong foundation in biology and allows you to minor in a non-scientific field. This option prepares you for positions that require a background in biology or science in general.

Novel Research

You’ll gain hands-on laboratory experience through BioSOLVE, a student-operated laboratory dedicated solely to student research.

Academic Excellence

Many of our biology students receive departmental honors by completing honors theses. An honors designation provides you with distinction in your field of study, making you a more competitive candidate when you apply for scholarships, jobs and graduate school.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date We did our best, but couldn't find the next application deadline and start date information online.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology 
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • College Algebra
  • Probability & Statistics
  • Organic Chemistry
  • College Trigonometry
  • Physiscs for Health Science

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Apply Online  or Printable Application
  • Secondary/High School Transcript and Diploma (with notarized English translation)
  • National Exam Scores, if applicable
  • Post-secondary Academic Transcript, if applicable (with notarized English translation)
  • International Student Agreement
  • Affidavit of Support - signed your financial sponsor
  • Official Recent Bank Statement of Sponsor
  • Bank statement must be dated within 12 months of the planned semester start date
  • Final balance on the bank statement should document the financial capability of your sponsor to cover at least one academic year of estimated expenses
  • Bank statement should document the currency of the account
  • Copy of Passport Photo Page
  • $50 Application Fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28614 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28614 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    28614 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28614 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Pittsburgh

  • 1148 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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