A BSc (Bachelor of Science) is an undergraduate course of study that takes students three to five years to complete. While in school, students complete a variety of courses to prepare for additional education or future job opportunities.
Natural sciences are a scientific branch that deals with observations, understanding and predictions of natural phenomena. It is a diverse field and includes disciplines such as biological science, physics, chemistry, Earth science and astronomy.
There are several institutions for higher learning located throughout Puerto Rico, with The University of Puerto Rico being the oldest and largest. As a territory of the United States, citizens may have access to additional opportunities for education.
Top BScs in Natural Sciences in Puerto Rico 2017
The Bachelor of Science in Biology aims to prepare professionals capable of understanding biological processes, with a multidisciplinary approach. [+]
The Bachelor of Science in Marine Sciences presents an interdisciplinary curriculum, which works on developing the students’ knowledge, skills and fundamental attitudes of the marine sciences, and the application of these to environmental scientific research, to the management of marine resources, the responsible use of these, and the conservation of the marine and coastal ecosystems. [+]