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A Bachelor's degree is a degree awarded by universities and colleges. In order to earn a bachelor's degree, you must complete the necessary courses that may last three to seven years depending on your institution of enrollment.

Graduates of a Bachelor’s degree in Biology will be knowledgeable in diverse areas related to biological sciences. These areas range from genetics and evolution, to ecology or cellular biology. The degree is then involved with the theory and practice of animal and plant biology, by observation and analysis of biological systems.

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Bachelor in Biology (Environmental)

University of North Alabama
Campus August 2017 USA Florence

This program should prepare the student for positions in natural resource utilization, environmental research, and environmental education; or for graduate work in environmental biology. No minor field is required in this major; however, a minor field may be added by taking more than the minimum hours required for the degree. Students should obtain departmental advisement early in the program. [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. The environmental biology option is designed for students who wish to prepare for positions requiring a general background in biology, with ancillary work in computer science, chemistry, physics and earth science, and mathematics; a student must also choose a block of courses from either geography or industrial hygiene. This program should prepare the student for positions in natural resource utilization, environmental research, and environmental education; or for graduate work in environmental biology. No minor field is required in this major; however, a minor field may be added by taking more than the minimum hours required for the degree. Students should obtain departmental advisement early in the program. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: Hours A. General Education Component 41-47 B. Major Requirements Principles of Biology (111) 4 Principles of Biology (112) 4 Biological Literature (200W) 1 Cell Biology (305) 4 Genetics (306) 4 Microbiology (307) 4 Senior Assessment Seminar (498) 1 Organismal Biology (Protistans, Fungi, Plants): Plant Taxonomy (463) 3 Organismal Biology (Protistans, Animals): Animal Physiology (311) 4 Natural History of the Vertebrates (341) 4 Population Biology: Ecology 4 Aquatic Ecology (423) 4 TOTAL 41 Prescribed Supporting Courses: General Chemistry (CH 111, 111L, 112, 112L) 8 Quantitative Analysis (CH 321, 321LW) or Instrumental Analysis (CH 322, 322LW) 5 Organic Chemistry (CH 311, 311L) 5 Environmental Regulations (CH 465) 3 Business Applications of Microcomputer Software (CIS 125) or higher level computer science or computer information systems course 3 Earth Science/Physical Geology (ES 131) 4 Hydrogeology (ES 488) 3... [-]

Bachelor in Life Sciences

HAN University of Applied Sciences
Campus 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Nijmegen Arnhem

The Bachelor in Life Sciences program at HAN University of Applied Sciences is a hands-on four-year Bachelor course that is taught in English. During your studies, you gain theoretical knowledge, but you also spend more than half of your time doing practical work. So when you graduate, you are well prepared for the job market. [+]

Bachelor in Life Sciences The medical and pharmaceutical industry is constantly looking for new ways to prevent and cure diseases. Plant development companies try to develop new ways to optimise the growth and production of crops. Environmental companies look for innovative solutions to environmental problems. Dedicated professionals working in laboratories all over the world are at the heart of this research. Become one of them by studying Life Sciences at HAN! Course Start September 2017 Course overview Life Sciences at HAN University of Applied Sciences is a hands-on four-year Bachelors course that is taught in English. During your studies, you gain theoretical knowledge, but you also spend more than half of your time doing practical work. So when you graduate, you are well prepared for the job market. Life Sciences is the international and English-language equivalent of the Biology stream within the Dutch Bachelors course Biologie en Medisch Laboratoriumonderzoek (Biology and Medical Laboratory Research). Except for the language of instruction, the two courses are identical in terms of both content and level. Orientation The 1st year offers an orientation to the life sciences: you learn about fundamental theories and lab techniques. You apply your new knowledge in small group projects dealing with problems from the field of life sciences. These projects help you to develop your problem-solving and communication skills. They also give you insight into current issues that are relevant to professional practice. Increasing independence Over the next three years, as you broaden your knowledge and sharpen your analytical... [-]

Bachelor of Biology

Lakeland University
Campus September 2017 USA Plymouth

Earning acceptance into the graduate school of your choice feels good. Attending that graduate school free of charge, while also receiving a stipend, may seem too good to be true. It is true, though, and we have the graduates to prove it. In just the past few years, we've put students into funded Ph.D. programs at prestigious schools like the University of Wisconsin, Michigan Tech University, Rutgers and North Carolina... [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. Earning acceptance into the graduate school of your choice feels good. Attending that graduate school free of charge, while also receiving a stipend, may seem too good to be true. It is true, though, and we have the graduates to prove it. In just the past few years, we've put students into funded Ph.D. programs at prestigious schools like the University of Wisconsin, Michigan Tech University, Rutgers and North Carolina. "I'm really pleased that our graduates with a passion for biology have had incredible success being accepted by some pretty high-powered programs," says Paul Pickhardt, Lakeland's natural sciences division chair. "If you pursue a masters or Ph.D. in biology, and you're applying to good programs, they will pay you to go to school." We can help you get there Whether your goal is to attend graduate school or land a job with your biology bachelor's degree, we will put you in position to succeed. We cover all the academic bases, guiding you through a wide array of classes ranging from genetics to molecular biology to chemistry and physics. Lakeland's signature approach to education involves hands-on teaching and interactive learning. Our biology program is a testament to that, with application-based lab work that breaks the mold. "In our environmental science courses, for example, our students go out in the field and do science as if they were actually professional biologists," says Pickhardt, a 2011 Underkofler Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching award winner. "And across the... [-]

Bachelor's in Bioinformatics

Sapienza University of Rome
Campus 3 years October 2017 Italy Rome

The Bachelors Programme in Bioinformatics provides undergraduates with advanced knowledge of the molecular and cellular basis of biological systems, the structure and function of biological macromolecules and the cellular processes in which they are involved, analytical and biotechnological tools and mathematical methods, physics and chemistry for biotechnological applications; [+]

The Bachelors Programme in Bioinformatics provides undergraduates with advanced knowledge of the molecular and cellular basis of biological systems, the structure and function of biological macromolecules and the cellular processes in which they are involved, analytical and biotechnological tools and mathematical methods, physics and chemistry for biotechnological applications; good computational and bioinformatics expertise, also for the organization, construction and access to databases, in particular for the analysis of genomes, proteomes and metabolomi; knowledge of the basic techniques in the various fields of biotechnology for the industry and the environment. Graduates in Bioinformatics must: Master specific technological platforms in the field of genetics and proteomics, design and develop new biologically active molecules, even with the use of nanostructured materials, techniques of fermentation and bioconversion for the production of metabolites, proteins of interest, and renewable energy sources, techniques purification and analysis of biomolecules; development of monitoring and environmental remediation processes; Understand the basic aspects of operational processes in the industrial design of biotechnological products, in compliance with ecocompatibilty processes; Possess advanced knowledge of patent systems and on technology transfer procedures; Be fluent in written and spoken English and Italian with reference to disciplinary lexicons; Be able to work autonomously, also taking on responsibility for projects and structures; Be qualified to carry out basic and applied research, promotion and scientific development and technological innovation, professional activity and project in areas related to biotechnology disciplines; Understand regulations related to bioethics, the validation/certification of products/biotechnological processes, the protection of inventions, and safety in biotechnology. [-]

Bachelor in Integrated Science

Aquinas College
Campus 4 years September 2017 USA Grand Rapids

At least 23 credits of the Integrated Science major must be taken at Aquinas College. This major is only available to students seeking elementary certification. [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. Major Requirements At least 23 credits of the Integrated Science major must be taken at Aquinas College. This major is only available to students seeking elementary certification. Required: BY123, BY150, BY160, BY161, BY162; CY111 or CY155; CY112 or CY156; PC201 or PC213; PC202 or PC214; GY101,GY129; EL100 Courses BY123 Environmental Biology (3) NL BY150 Human Biology (4) NL BY160 Principles of Biology (4) NL BY161 Botany (3) BY162 Zoology (3) CY111 General Chemistry (4) NL CY155 General, Organic, and Biochemistry I (3) CY112 General Chemistry (4) CY156 General, Organic, and Biochemistry II (3) PC201 General Physics: Mechanics, Sound, Heat (4) NL PC213 General Physics with Calculus: Mechanics, Sound, Heat (4) PC202 General Physics: Electricity, Magnetism, Light, Nuclear Physics (4) PC214 General Physics with Calculus: Electricity, Magnetism, Light, Nuclear Physics (4) GY101 Earth Environments (4) NL GY129 Physical Geography of Michigan (3) NN EL100 Introduction to Environmental Studies (3) NN [-]

BTech in Biotechnology

University of Johannesburg
Campus February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Graduates of this programme are able to devise and apply specialized strategies and relevant management principles in quality control (QC) and research and development (R&D). [+]

DOORNFONTEIN CAMPUS Graduates of this programme are able to devise and apply specialized strategies and relevant management principles in quality control (QC) and research and development (R&D). They may work as supervising technicians and technologists in product and process development, and quality control. Employment may be in a laboratory, or production or sales environments. Exit-level outcomes Students should be able to: Identify a problem, formulate an appropriate hypothesis, generate experimental data, make correct interpretations and appropriate deductions. Work harmoniously with co-workers in the same working environment–work in groups with others in the solution of problems and the carrying out projects. Work independently in the mastery of Module contents, the performance of practical projects and the compilation of reports. Find, evaluate and integrate technical literature, use appropriate and correct technical language and terminology in reports. Perform the practice of science and technology effectively and responsibly without endangering the environment or the well-being of co-workers. Use different techniques to assimilate and analyse data, by reading, discussion, reporting and presentation of projects and seminars. Participate responsibly in activities that impinge on societal quality of life. Investigate further possibilities of training and employment. Demonstrate the ability to relate the field of study to society and thus know where those skills are likely to be required. Assessment criteria A student requires a semester mark of 40% to gain entrance to the final assessment opportunity. The semester and final assessment mark weight is 50:50. A student needs a final mark of 50% to pass a module.... [-]

Bachelor in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Part time October 2017 Portugal Tomar

The Chemical and Biochemical program is a bachelor's degree designed to provide higher education training in the particular field of chemistry. [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. Objectives The Chemical and Biochemical program is a bachelor's degree designed to provide higher education training in the particular field of chemistry. It is designed so as to allow easy access to the labour market as it places a strong emphasis on emerging areas in this field of knowledge. Being able to adapt to new processes and methods as well as solving concrete problems are the main objectives to be attained with this programme. The program constantly seeks to establish links with economic activities through specific projects. Thus and in order to strengthen these links and integrate the graduates in the labour market, the degree includes a Final Project in the third year that is developed in partnership with enterprises or organisations of the sector providing the students with the opportunity to actually contact with industry and services. The degree's versatility allows the students' integration in several industry sectors namely pulp and paper, petrochemical, fibreboard, packaging, agri-food, ink industry and others. The course curriculum is organised so as to allow the performance of such activities as process control and monitoring, quality control and auditing, training and research. Professional Goals The curricular structure allows the selection of the following competencies and professional profiles: Chemical Processes Pulp and Paper Biotechnology Agri-Food which can be developed in industries and services in areas such as: chemistry, petrochemistry, pulp and paper, graphics, agri-food, leathers, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, polymers, cements and ceramics, consultancy, quality and control. ...and in the public... [-]

Bachelor of Physical and Life Sciences

Felician University
Campus 4 years September 2017 USA Rutherford

Are you curious about the billions of living organisms that inhabit our planet? When you are a biology major at Felician University, you will have the opportunity to study the living world from the smallest cells to massive ecosystems. Biological sciences span a wide range of interests that includes anatomy and physiology, molecular biology, ecology and evolution, and health-related biology. [+]

Are you curious about the billions of living organisms that inhabit our planet? When you are a biology major at Felician University, you will have the opportunity to study the living world from the smallest cells to massive ecosystems. Biological sciences span a wide range of interests that includes anatomy and physiology, molecular biology, ecology and evolution, and health-related biology. With a strong foundation in the basic principles of biology, you will have many career options available to you. If you wish to pursue a career in a health-related profession, Felician University offers several accelerated, pre-professional programs with cooperating professional schools. These programs include: Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Respiratory Therapy Technology, Medical Imaging Sciences, Physician Assistant, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic, Audiology, and Podiatry. Programs Bachelor of Science in Biology Minor in Biology – 19 credits in biology courses Concentration in Biochemistry – 49 credits in biology and chemistry courses to prepare for entry into graduate programs and careers such as pharmacology, biotechnology, and chemical analysis. Points of Interest Plan and execute an original, hands-on research project in your senior year. You will complete this one-semester project in either biology or chemistry under the guidance of a faculty mentor. Get a head start when applying to post-graduate programs! Qualified candidates receive departmental letters of reference. Haven’t decided on a career direction? Switch easily between the biology major and our pre-professional programs, and vice versa, with our flexible curriculum. Gain practical experience in laboratory techniques in our newly renovated laboratories. Learn to think critically... [-]

Bachelor in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Polytechnic Institute Of Bragança
Campus 3 years September 2017 Portugal Bragança

This bachelor programme is fully lectured in English and the profile of the programme comprises the development of the technical-scientific knowledge and professional skills in the study areas of Chemical and Biological Engineering: [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. Program Description This bachelor programme is fully lectured in English and the profile of the programme comprises the development of the technical-scientific knowledge and professional skills in the study areas of Chemical and Biological Engineering: Thermodynamics and Transport Phenomena; Chemical Process Engineering; Environmental Technology; Biotechnology. Profile of the programme The profile of the programme comprises the development of the technical-scientific knowledge and professional skills in the study areas of Chemical and Biological Engineering: Thermodynamics and Transport Phenomena; Chemical Process Engineering; Environmental Technology; Biotechnology. Key learning outcomes The degree of "licenciado" (bachelor) in Chemical Engineering is awarded to those students that demonstrate, in this field, the ability to: develop and enhance the acquired knowledges; apply acquired knowledge and understanding capacity in order to clearly demonstrate a professional approach to the work carried out; solve problems based upon their own arguments; collate, select, and interpret relevant information which will enable them to consolidate the solutions they present and the opinions they put forward, including the analysis of relevant social, scientific and ethical aspects; communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions, both to experts and non-experts; develop competences that will enable them to benefit from lifelong learning with a high degree of autonomy. To complete the qualification, the student is required to pass all compulsory course units of the study plan. Occupational profiles of graduates The degree of "licenciado" (bachelor) in Chemical and Biological Engineering belongs to the education and training area of Technologies. Graduates are qualified... [-]

Bachelor in Biotechnology

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus 4 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

The programme applies scientific and engineering principles to living organisms in order to produce products and services of value to society. The programme of innovative combination of theory and application will provide graduates with a knowledge base and a set of skills that will make them very competitive in biotechnology, biopharmaceutics and environment protection employment fields also for laboratory jobs in the academic or industrial sectors. [+]

The programme applies scientific and engineering principles to living organisms in order to produce products and services of value to society. The programme of innovative combination of theory and application will provide graduates with a knowledge base and a set of skills that will make them very competitive in biotechnology, biopharmaceutics and environment protection employment fields also for laboratory jobs in the academic or industrial sectors. The programme is specifically designed to integrate the laboratory and lecture components through the use of an experimental approach to learning in biotechnological, genetics and molecular biology laboratories. Hands-on research experience is deepen through an extended independent research projects. Feedback of lecturers and students “Biotechnology programme gives very broad choice for career opportunities in variety of science and industry fields. It makes this programme one of most popular in Vytautas Magnus University.” Prof. Gintautas Saulis, Head of the programme. Competencies acquired Graduates of the programme will be able to: apply fundamental knowledge of biology, biological processes, and the scientific method to solve problems in biotechnology; integrate biological knowledge and concepts with the legal, ethical, and business perspectives of the biotechnology/life sciences industry; work in groups or individually to develop written and oral presentations that effectively communicate scientific concepts and opinions using language appropriate to the discipline; apply major quantitative and computational skills and tools to solve problems in the biotechnology/life sciences industry; work in biotechnological industry laboratories; plan and conduct reliable, evidence-based laboratories, field studies or industry-focused projects, by selecting and applying methods, techniques... [-]

Bachelor’s Degree in Biology

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus September 2017 USA Sarasota

The Biology degree program at USF Sarasota-Manatee offers students hands-on experience both in the lab and out in the field–the experience necessary to pursue a career in many fields related to biology and the knowledge required to pursue graduate-level studies. [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. Bachelor’s Degree in Biology “Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” ― Carl Sagan Program Overview The Biology degree program at USF Sarasota-Manatee offers students hands-on experience both in the lab and out in the field–the experience necessary to pursue a career in many fields related to biology and the knowledge required to pursue graduate-level studies. Biology students at USFSM also have access to coursework offered through a partnership with Mote Marine Laboratory, where they can work side-by-side with working professionals in the marine science industry. Graduates of this program demonstrate knowledge in three sub-disciplines of biology: cellular and molecular biology, organismal biology, and ecology and evolution. Students are consistently engaged in the scientific process through the planning, execution and interpretation of laboratory or field studies. With a degree in hand, our students are able to analyze ethical challenges and practices in the biological sciences, perform qualitative and quantitative analyses to evaluate scientific information, and demonstrate communication skills necessary for oral and written presentations of biological research. Is the Biology Program Right for You? Are you a creative person who likes to ask questions about everything? Are you interested in the sciences and often pay close attention to the details? Are you always motivated to find answers to in-depth questions? If so, a degree in Biology will open the right doors for you. Biology is one of the fastest-growing academic disciplines at USFSM. Our professors in the College of Science and Mathematics... [-]

Biology

Florida International University
Campus September 2017 USA Miami

The Biological Sciences degree program provides a strong foundation in biology, from molecules to ecosystems, including structural and developmental biology, physiology, organismal diversity, and ecology, within an evolutionary framework. [+]

The Biological Sciences degree program provides a strong foundation in biology, from molecules to ecosystems, including structural and developmental biology, physiology, organismal diversity, and ecology, within an evolutionary framework. Faculty and students work with a diverse array of plant, animal, and microbial organisms and in a wide range of terrestrial, freshwater, and marine habitats. FIU is ideally situated for the study of tropical biology and many of our laboratories specialize in tropical systems. This field of study will prepare students for further graduate and professional studies, as well as for employment in areas that require university-level training in the life sciences. A Biology Education track prepares students for teaching at the secondary level. [-]

Bachelor Programme in Aquaculture

Universitas Airlangga
Campus 4 years July 2017 Indonesia Surabaya

The Bachelor Programme in Aquaculture is objected to prepare competitive graduates having good skills in analysing and solving the problems in aquaculture particularly fish diseases and aquatic ecosystem problems, applying advanced aquatic technology in sustainable way and providing advisory, regulatory and scientific guidance for the development of fisheries and aquaculture in Indonesia. [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. Objective : The Bachelor Programme in Aquaculture is objected to prepare competitive graduates having good skills in analysing and solving the problems in aquaculture particularly fish diseases and aquatic ecosystem problems, applying advanced aquatic technology in sustainable way and providing advisory, regulatory and scientific guidance for the development of fisheries and aquaculture in Indonesia. Course Description : The course taken in this faculty comprised of class-lecture activity, laboratory practice and fieldwork. In order to obtain a bachelor degree, student must complete 146 credits within 4 years of bachelor study. Currently, Faculty of Fisheries and Marine conducts studies on Fish Disease, Sustainable Aquaculture, Seaweed Cultivation And Processing, Marine Biotechnology. Outcome : This faculty produces graduates who have great readiness in playing active role either in government or non government organization. For instance, Faculty of Fisheries and Marine’s graduates are spread all across Indonesia in private fishery company, research centre on fisheries and marine, and natural resources conservation agency Alumnus’s testimonials “I am proud to be a part of Universitas Airlangga, moreover, Fisheries and Marine Faculty. As a living witness to the development of the young faculty in UNAIR, there were a lot of achievements have been done. Fisheries and marine sector is still a bit considered by young generation, whereas this sector will be the spearhead of the world progress, particularly Indonesia. Admittedly there are still many things that must be improved by this young faculty, but I have strong confidence that when we... [-]

Biological and Biomedical Science

The University of Illinois at Chicago
Campus Part time 4 years January 2018 USA Chicago

Biological Sciences majors study living systems. [+]

Biological and Biomedical Science Biological Sciences majors study living systems. Students and faculty pursue diverse programs of study, including, but not limited to, biochemistry, botany, cell biology, development, ecology, environmental sciences, ethology, evolution, genetics, microbiology, molecular biology, morphology, neuroscience, paleontology, photosynthesis, physiology (animal, microbial, and plant), and population biology. Students completing a baccalaureate degree in Biological Sciences are prepared for a wide variety of careers, including jobs in health, veterinary or pharmaceutical sciences, research, education, regulatory policy, conservation, and agriculture. The Department of Biological Sciences offers a program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts and Sciences with a Major in Biological Sciences. A Minor in Biological Sciences is also offered. [-]

Biology at Wells

Wells College
Campus September 2017 USA Aurora

The biology major at Wells guarantees every student a well-rounded experience in the discipline through active laboratory time, close faculty attention and assistance, self-designed research projects, hands-on learning at every level, and the [+]

Best Part time Bachelors in Biology 2017. The biology major at Wells guarantees every student a well-rounded experience in the discipline through active laboratory time, close faculty attention and assistance, self-designed research projects, hands-on learning at every level, and the knowledge of how to write and present work for a professional audience. With the assistance of professors, students discover where their unique interests lie through a great deal of participatory work both inside and outside of class, and they build exceptional research and writing skills over the course of their academic careers. What Students Study Students choosing this major will develop their knowledge—and excitement—about the field with courses in genetics, ecology, taxonomy, morphology, physiology, molecular and cellular biology and ecological and behavioral biology. Wells’ liberal arts emphasis means that you’ll learn to apply the frameworks of many other disciplines as well, leading to a more thorough and adaptable biology education. Here are some of our popular courses: Vertebrate Zoology: examines the classification, comparative morphology, and evolution of vertebrates; includes demonstrations and dissections of selected vertebrates (A popular class for those wishing to study veterinary medicine!) Microbiology: uses bacterial lab techniques and DNA technology to explore the structure, physiology, and genetics of microorganisms and their application to foods and medicine Introduction to Genomics and Bioinformatics: covers new tools and information for obtaining information available in the age of gene sequencing and analysis Various “topics in biology” classes relate to the interests of students, giving students a topical, specialized look into fields... [-]