• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
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What makes an OBU Biology degree special?

The Biology program of Oklahoma Baptist University provides the perfect combination of exploring cutting-edge knowledge and developing hands-on technical proficiency. The OBU Science Division is committed to the pursuit of academic excellence while nourishing both appreciation and respect for all aspects of God’s creation. A Biology degree, or any other Science degree, from OBU will prepare you well for many careers, and is best known for its quality in preparing students for Medical School, Dental School, Graduate School, and many other post-graduate professional programs.

If you are preparing for a future as a Medical Doctor (including Neurosurgeon, Cardiologist, Pediatrician, Anesthesiologist, Dermatologist, etc.), Physician’s Assistant, Pharmacist, Dentist, etc., the Biology degree is closely aligned to the current MCAT, PCAT, and DAT entrance exam standards. This degree and its elective/supporting courses are designed to prepare students for other careers where Biology is the degree of choice.

What are OBU grads doing with their Biology degrees?

Medical Doctors (including Neurosurgeons, Cardiologists, Pediatricians, Anesthesiologists, Dermatologists, and many others), Dentists, Field Biologists, Pharmaceutical Researchers, Biomedical Researchers, Lawyers, Marine Biologists, Epidemiologists, Microbiologists, Pharmacists, Osteopathic Medical Doctors, Chiropractors, Optometrists, Speech Pathologists, Veterinarians, Physician Assistants, Medical Missionaries, and University Professors.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Zoology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Environmental Biology
  • Immunology
  • Human Anatomy (with cadaver)

English Language Requirements

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    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

    • Complete your application
    • Send us your Transcript
    • Send Test Scores (ACT, SAT or TOEFL/IELTS)
    • Send a copy of a current passport
    • Financial Guarantee
    • Provide a bank statement (proving funds on the financial guarantee)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27912 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27912 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Shawnee

  • 900 - 1400 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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