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Biology (with Concentration in Environmental Science), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Frostburg, MD, United States
The Biology (with Concentration in Environmental Science) bachelor’s curriculum at Frostburg State University  includes courses spread over a broad range of topics, from ecology/evolution to molecular and cellular biology, and a collection of concentrations, options, minors and related programs that can prepare you for a great career or graduate program, wherever your interests lie!
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Overview

  • For students interested in the stewardship of natural resources with a greater emphasis on economic and political perspectives.
  • This Biology (with Concentration in Environmental Science) allows you to choose electives in economics, political science and the humanities which potentially add a thematic direction to your degree. 
  • You should not choose this concentration if you are in prehealth professions or planning to attend a traditional biology graduate program.

Career

The broad basics included in a biology degree mean at Frostburg State University  you’ll have a good shot at getting into a huge variety of natural science fields, such as agriculture, microbiology, geoscience, epidemiology, biochemistry, environmental science and more! Many biology graduates build on their degree by pursuing advanced studies in medical school or a master’s program in a specialized field. 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Microbiology
  • Cell Biology
  • General Ecology
  • Genetics
  • Evolution
  • Forest Ecology and Conservation
  • Ecology and Management of Wildlife Populations
  • Microeconomics
  • Political Geography
  • Environmental Law
  • Politics of Africa
  • Politics of Latin America
  • Politics of the Middle East
  • Environmental Public Policy

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    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

  • Submit an original Application for Admission to Frostburg State University. 
  • Pay the one-time application fee of $45.00 (USD) to Frostburg State University. 
  • Submit official or school certified academic transcript(s) from all high schools and/or colleges/universities attended.  
  • Submit an International Student Certification of Financial Support form along with required supporting financial documents.  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    20800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6700 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Frostburg

  • 1216 - 2060 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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