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Our Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences degree provides students with a foundation of knowledge and skills in diverse areas of biology, including ecology, genetics, molecular and cell biology, evolution, organismal diversity and physiology/biochemistry.

This degree is ideal for students who plan to pursue graduate studies and careers in botany, zoology, ecology, molecular and cellular biology, biomedical research, health care, natural resource management and nonprofits.

Students who have fulfilled the requirements for this degree will also have satisfied the course requirements for admission to medical, dental, optometry and veterinary schools. Some professional schools may have additional course requirements. To learn more about tailoring your undergraduate studies for health professional school, visit Pre-Health Advising.

Marine Biology/Biology Cohort

New students seeking a career in biology or marine biology are invited to apply to this cohort program, based at the Biscayne Bay Campus and offering an accelerated completion timeline, academic and research opportunities, and more.

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College to Career

  • Bioinformatics scientist
  • Molecular biologist
  • Cellular biologist
  • Geneticist

Most of these occupations require a master’s degree, PhD or MD.