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Biology - Organismal, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • Unknown
    Duration

Overview

 Biologically-related topics regularly making the news include stem cell research, drug discovery, global climate change, emerging infectious diseases, environmental concerns, species diversity, genetics, and rapid advances in medicine and biotechnology. As human understanding of the self and the surrounding world has expanded, we have begun to appreciate the dynamic nature of biological systems at multiple levels of organization. Whether studying the myriad of factors regulating cell division in a tumor or the complex interactions of species in a restored ecosystem, researchers in all biological sciences are combining the latest technologies with broadening expertise to come to a deeper understanding of the living world. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    61-69 Credits alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Biology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Introduction to Biological Research
  • Mammalogy
  • Microbiology
  • Genetics

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.65

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.65 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Apply online. 
  • Request that your high school send us your: official high school transcripts 
  • 19 ACT (no sub-scores below a 17) or 990 SAT (2016 version and beyond)
  • Submit your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30800 USD/year
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  • National

    30800 USD/year
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Living costs for Rockford

  • 1100 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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