Bachelor Programs in Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences

Bachelor Natural Science programs refer to the sciences that use scientific methods to understand the natural world. Branches of natural science include biology, chemistry, ecology, agriculture, mathematics, astronomy, and physics, among others. Professionals with Bachelor Natural Science degrees have opportunities to work in research, academia, non-profits organizations, private companies, government institutions, engineering firms, conservation, and many other areas.

Aside from coursework, curriculum for Bachelor Natural Science programs also includes laboratory work and work with practical applications in order to simulate real world problems. Additionally, Bachelor Natural Science programs provide knowledge about cross-disciplinary fields, such as chemical physics, biochemistry, geoinformatics, nanoscience, and others, however in-depth study in these areas is usually done on a postgraduate level.

Bachelor Natural Science programs can be challenging and rewarding. If you are considering a Bachelor Natural Science degree, then scroll through the programs below and you may find the degree that you have been searching for!

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BSc in Marine Biology

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Wilmington

Modern Biology increasingly impacts the non-scientific world, facilitating solutions to technological, environmental, ethical, philosophical and political issues that are important to society. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. Biology & Marine Biology Mission Modern Biology increasingly impacts the non-scientific world, facilitating solutions to technological, environmental, ethical, philosophical and political issues that are important to society. The Department of Biology and Marine Biology at UNCW strives to train the next generation of scientists and educators, and prepare all students to make sound judgments based on a solid foundation of biological principles. The department provides an environment in which excellent teaching coupled with diverse research opportunities encourage our faculty to become leaders in their discipline. Our teaching emphasizes current theories of biological science, knowledge of basic investigative skills, and methods of critical inquiry. Our research programs, in both applied and basic aspects of discovery, value investigations of biological phenomena that impact the quality of life in our region and beyond. We lend our professional expertise to all endeavors that work for the improvement of the human condition and our environment. We believe the importance of modern biological principles must transcend the university classroom and enable our students to contribute as global citizens. Degrees Offered The Department of Biology and Marine Biology offers the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in biology, the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in marine biology, both of which prepare students for advanced study, and the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in biology, a more flexible program which can be designed to meet personal educational goals. Students may also choose professional programs in Teacher Certification for Secondary Science (Biological Sciences) or Pre-professional programs... [-]

Bachelor in Biology

University of Tampa College of Natural and Health Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Tampa

The Bachelor of Science in Biology degree is the most versatile of all the majors in the Department of Biology, allowing students to tailor their studies to nearly any career path. This rigorous program [+]

Bachelor of Science in Biology

The Bachelor of Science in Biology degree is the most versatile of all the majors in the Department of Biology, allowing students to tailor their studies to nearly any career path. This rigorous program provides course work and skills that students need to prepare for admission to professional health degree programs and graduate school or careers in highly specialized fields in the natural sciences. It has more extensive mathematics, chemistry, and physics course requirements, leaving less room for students to take biology electives or other courses outside the major than does the Bachelor of Arts in Biology.

B.S. Biology students are expected to specialize in a particular area of study, or "concentration," that most closely matches their anticipated career. Four concentrations are available within this major.... [-]


Bachelor of Computational Mathematics

Georgian Technical University
Campus Full time 4 years October 2017 Georgia Tbilisi

The objective of the bachelor's curriculum is to provide students with the mathematical language and terminology, the technique of mathematical proof, mathematical methods, description by use of mathematical models of applied type problems and an independent development of these models in theoretical or/and applied framework, as well as the evaluation skills. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. The objective of the bachelor's curriculum is to provide students with the mathematical language and terminology, the technique of mathematical proof, mathematical methods, description by use of mathematical models of applied type problems and an independent development of these models in theoretical or/and applied framework, as well as the evaluation skills. Programme Prerequisites Applicant is admitted in compliance with the Georgian Legislation. At the same time, students in foreign language must have passed the English language. Programme Description The programme follows the ECTS system, 1 credit equals to 27 hours, which includes the contact hours, as well as the hours of independent work. The distribution of hours is presented in the educational plan. The duration of the programme is 4 years (8 semesters) and it contains 240 credits. The annual learning process: (21-21 weeks of two semesters) is distributed as follows: VII and XIV weeks are devoted to intermediate exams; i.e. the learning process and two intermediate estimates will be realized during 17 weeks (I-XVII weeks). From XVIII week till to XXI week (included) are devoted to exams (the basic and additional exams). The first, second and third annual learning process: during the semester a student learns six subjects, each of them contains 5 credits, which in semester gives 30 credits, in the academic year is 60 credits and in sum gives in whole 180 credits. In the first semester of the fourth year student takes six subjects each of them with five credits, in sum... [-]

Bachelor in Ecotechnology

Mid Sweden University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Sweden Östersund

This three-year programme will give you a broad systems perspective on the relationship between environment, society and the natural resources of our planet. It integrates environmental issues with entrepreneurship and other skills to provide relevant knowledge for working in one of the world’s fastest growing sectors – Ecotechnology and green business. [+]

This three-year programme will give you a broad systems perspective on the relationship between environment, society and the natural resources of our planet. It integrates environmental issues with entrepreneurship and other skills to provide relevant knowledge for working in one of the world’s fastest growing sectors – Ecotechnology and green business. The world market for environmental technology is, according to OECD, one of the world’s most rapidly growing branches of trade. The Bachelor’s Programme in Ecotechnology combines and integrates knowledge from natural, social and engineering sciences. The objective is to give a broad understanding of how to avoid and prevent environmental problems. You will get a deep insight into global, regional and local problems related to the environment and the use of natural resources by human society. You will also develop skills and entrepreneurship which makes you well prepared to take care of today’s and tomorrow’s environmental challenges. Previous students emphasise the benefits of the special teaching methods of the programme. They explain how it has provided opportunities for individual development and given room for creativity. The teaching is problem oriented and often contains thematic studies. Theory and practice are mixed in the courses. The programme starts with field studies in a beautiful mountainous area not far from campus. During the first year you will work with thematic studies in Environmental Science and Technology. To make an individual specialisation of the programme the second year contains one semester of optional courses. You finish your Bachelor’s studies in Environmental Science by... [-]

Bachelor in Forensic Chemistry

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Warrensburg

The future depends greatly on how people solve the world's problems, and problem-solving is what chemists and physicists do best. From medicinal chemistry to research in superconductivity, there are abundant opportunities in the sciences. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. The future depends greatly on how people solve the world's problems, and problem-solving is what chemists and physicists do best. From medicinal chemistry to research in superconductivity, there are abundant opportunities in the sciences. Why choose Forensic Chemistry at UCM? The program has modern, well-equipped computer laboratories in chemistry, as well as electronic classrooms. You will have access to audio-visual facilities and a library study area. There are opportunities for students to conduct research projects with faculty members. What will I study? The chemistry degree programs at UCM provide a balanced curriculum of classroom instruction and practical laboratory experience. As a student with a major in chemistry, you will receive extensive state of the art, hands-on experience with instrumentation, such as UV-Visible, FTIR, and FTNMR spectroscopy; chromatography (GC/MS/MS/HPLC); calorimetry; fluorometry; electrochemical analysis and others. Courses include: Criminal Evidence Forensic Science Genetics Molecular Biology What can I do with a degree in Forensic Chemistry? Ballistics Expert Drug Analyst Forensic Psychologist Homicide Investigator Medical Examiner Toxicology How can I get involved outside the classroom? At UCM, we value an engaging learning experience that includes student involvement and service-learning projects. In Forensic Chemistry, there are several opportunities to be involved: American Chemical Society Beta Beta Beta Sigma Pi Sigma [-]

Bachelor in Chemistry

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 USA Maryville

Chemistry is the study of the science of matter and it’s transformations from one form to another. At Northwest, students majoring in chemistry will gain practical laboratory experience and foundational knowledge in organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, physical chemistry and analytical chemistry. Students can choose a chemistry degree that is certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS) or emphasize in general chemistry, biochemistry or medicinal chemistry. [+]

Chemistry is the study of the science of matter and it’s transformations from one form to another. At Northwest, students majoring in chemistry will gain practical laboratory experience and foundational knowledge in organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, physical chemistry and analytical chemistry. Students can choose a chemistry degree that is certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS) or emphasize in general chemistry, biochemistry or medicinal chemistry. The ACS certified major in chemistry prepares students with a comprehensive and deep exposure to the many aspects of chemistry. Students are intellectually challenged, and gain an appreciation of how this discipline impacts their daily lives. This nationally recognized degree is designed to prepare up and coming professional chemists for careers in research institutions, industry or the pursuit of graduate studies. The general chemistry emphasis major allows students to select electives to suit their interests. Many students choose to double major in chemistry and another area such as geology, agronomy, or biology to gain a competitive edge. Students interested in both biology and chemistry may want to view the biochemistry emphasis. Students interested in pharmaceuticals may want to view the medicinal chemistry emphasis. Career Opportunities 100% of students who graduate with a degree in chemistry obtain employment or continue their education within six months after graduation. Analytical Chemist Laboratory Technician Industrial Hygienist Pharmaceutical Design Food Science Quality Assurance Quality Control Formulation Chemist Process Chemist Chemical Manufacturing Forensics Geochemist *Based on self-reported data in recent years. Profession-Based Learning Experiences Northwest’s award-winning Dean L. Hubbard Center... [-]

Bachelor of Sciences

Lane Community College
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2018 USA Eugene + 1 more

Students preparing for transfer to a four-year college or university can choose from among a wide variety of offerings to meet their science general education requirements. Those planning to major in the physical or biological sciences will find the necessary courses to complete the first two years of their curriculum among the division's offerings. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. Students preparing for transfer to a four-year college or university can choose from among a wide variety of offerings to meet their science general education requirements. Those planning to major in the physical or biological sciences will find the necessary courses to complete the first two years of their curriculum among the division's offerings. This includes complete programs for those interested in the medically-oriented professions such as Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Veterinary Medicine. "The mission of the Science Division is to assist individuals to achieve their science education needs and goals." The Science Division offers courses and programs in: Anatomy and Physiology / Microbiology Biology Chemistry Earth and Environmental Science Physics and Astronomy The Science Division also supports a number of professional/technical programs including Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Respiratory Care, and Emergency Medical Technician. [-]

Bachelor in Physics

McMurry University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Abilene

We, Drs. Bykov, Keith, and Renfro, believe that physics is worth the effort of experiencing. We would like to help you experience the discovery, to help you try to satisfy your curiosity, and to share the enthusiasm which inevitably results from finding that curiosity grow beyond the questions you thought you were asking. [+]

Welcome to the McMurry Physics Department! We, Drs. Bykov, Keith, and Renfro, believe that physics is worth the effort of experiencing. We would like to help you experience the discovery, to help you try to satisfy your curiosity, and to share the enthusiasm which inevitably results from finding that curiosity grow beyond the questions you thought you were asking. The McMurry Physics Major As you plan out your undergraduate career, you will want to have some idea of where you are going. The intention of this webpage is to outline the courses which you will need in an order that satisfies the prerequisite courses for each. Please be aware that the courses listed are not offered every semester nor every year. As discussed on the Physics Curriculum page, the study of physics requires a strong mathematics background. Computers are also of great importance to physics and physics majors are advised to take courses in computer programming languages, especially FORTRAN and/or C. For the degree requirements of the physics major and the physics minor, please refer to the McMurry University Catalog. The General Education Requirements McMury is a liberal arts institution. This means that we believe that everybody should know something about a variety of different fields. Everybody who attends McMurry must complete certain courses to get their degree. In addition, for each degree offered, their are some General Education requirements. We recommend that you use the information above to plan out your four-year major courses, fill in the rest of... [-]

Bachelor in Biology (Environmental)

University of North Alabama
Campus Full time August 2018 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. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. 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 Pre-calculus Algebra (MA... [-]

B.Sc/BA. Mathematics

Nipissing University
Campus Full time 4 years Open Enrollment Canada Ontario

The four-year (Honours) degree has three different streams: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or (Non-specialized) Mathematics. [+]

B.Sc/BA. Mathematics Mathematics can be applied to multiple disciplines, and open up a wide array of opportunities to you as a graduate. The four-year (Honours) degree has three different streams: Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, or (Non-specialized) Mathematics. Our professors are committed to the success of their students and have developed a Math Drop-in Centre for those who want to receive (or give) assistance with math problem-solving. As an undergraduate Mathematics student you will have the advantage of participating in research that is typically reserved for graduate students. As a student of Nipissing's Mathematics program, you will complete one or more courses in Calculus, Linear Algebra, Discrete Mathematics and Probability and Statistics within your first year of study. These courses will ensure that you gain a solid foundation of Mathematics. In the Honours programs, you can choose a Pure Mathematics stream, an Applied Mathematics stream or a Non-specialized stream. These choices allow you to tailor your degree to your particular career interests and strengths. Our Honours programs have a strong emphasis on research, which provides a tremendous opportunity for our students. Under the direct supervision of one or two faculty members, all Honours students complete research in their third or fourth year. Research ​All full-time members of the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics are actively involved in high-caliber research projects. The fundamental, productive research of our department members is recognized nationally and internationally. Currently, six members of the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics hold NSERC grants. This gives our... [-]

Bachelor of Animal Husbandry (BSc)

Van Hall Larenstein, University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Netherlands Velp Leeuwarden + 1 more

The Animal Husbandry programme doesn't just teach you just about everything there is to know about animals; it also concerns everything around them. The programme will teach you about biology and economy, entrepreneurship, marketing, financial management, advice and education, innovation, research, management, animal behaviour, livestock breeding and international trading. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. Study Animal Husbandry The production of healthy livestock is the driving force towards global food security. With an ever-growing population to feed, farmers need to increase production and optimise distribution on a national and international scale. The animal husbandry sector needs individuals who pay the utmost attention to the care, health and wellbeing of farm animals but who also understand the basics of business administration, such as marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation. This means we are looking for people like you! The Animal Husbandry programme will teach you the ins and outs of nutrition, immunology and diagnostics, disease control and animal welfare. Courses in applied research, scientific research methods and project management form an integral part of this Bachelor programme. In addition, you will acquire scientific knowledge of the main species within the husbandry system: cattle, horses, pigs and poultry. The sector needs well-trained specialists like you! Upon graduation, you will qualify for a wide range of jobs: as an entrepreneur or business manager, as a business advisor or as a supplier. You will also qualify for a job in the banking or insurance sector, or as an organiser of sporting events. You could become a manager, project manager or strategic policy assistant. Or how about a job with the British Horse Society? Almost everything is possible with this internationally focused degree programme, as it has been shown to open doors worldwide! You can specialise in the following professional fields: Applied Animal Science Equine Sports & Business... [-]

Professional Senior Technician In Geology

UniLaSalle
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 France Beauvais

The Diploma of Professional Higher Technician in Geology of UniLaSalle prepares the entry into the industry of technicians and supervisors recognized and appreciated by the professional world in the field of Earth Sciences and the Environment. [+]

Technician Professional Geology The Diploma of Professional Higher Technician in Geology of UniLaSalle prepares the entry into the industry of technicians and supervisors recognized and appreciated by the professional world in the field of the Earth Sciences And the Environment. Certified Level II - equivalent to first degree license (+3), it enables further studies in Master. This training essentially two industries: Planning and Environment energy and mineral resources Planning and Environment Technicians using traditional disciplines such as geotechnical, soil mechanics, hydrogeology and geophysics as part of development work. They also work on environmental issues (pollution of soil, management and storage of waste, natural hazards ...). Energy and Mineral Resources Technicians explore and exploit natural and energy resources such as metals, fuels (oil, gas, coal ...), industrial minerals (feldspar, gypsum ...), construction materials (cement, aggregates, sand, gravel, materials Refractory ...) or groundwater. Why become a Geologist Technician? This operational training 3 years confronts you quickly to the realities of the profession. Directly related to the field and matter, you learn the daily geological technician and technical procedures specific to geosciences. The course invites you gradually gain autonomy and adaptability, qualities required to organize your own professional future missions. Following this unique training in France, you are expected by the technical expert business environment and resources. The sustainability of the deposits, risk prevention and interactions with the environment are the major global challenges in which you will invest yourself as a responsible professional. [-]

Bachelor of Education in Mathematics

St. Theresa International College
Campus Full time 5 years June 2018 Thailand Nakon Nayok

Integration of the ASEAN community has influenced the increased importance of English usage in the classroom. Mathematics teachers are no exception. St. Theresa International College is proud to be the first private university-level institute that offers the international program for Bachelor of Education in Mathematics. If you are planning on becoming a teacher with expertise in Mathematics, English, and advanced teaching methodologies, our Bachelor of Education (Mathematics) program is the best choice for you. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. Integration of the ASEAN community has influenced the increased importance of English usage in the classroom. Mathematics teachers are no exception. St. Theresa International College is proud to be the first private university-level institute that offers the international program for Bachelor of Education in Mathematics. If you are planning on becoming a teacher with expertise in Mathematics, English, and advanced teaching methodologies, our Bachelor of Education (Mathematics) program is the best choice for you. What will I learn? The Bachelor of Education Program in Mathematics (International Program) is a 5-year program designed to produce professional teachers that are highly proficient in English together with advanced knowledge in Mathematics. The program will train students to have professional integrity, together with life-long learning habits. It will prepare students to cope with the rapidly changing world and to also acquire leadership roles in building up educational models especially for Thailand and the ASEAN community. The program focuses on building skills and expertise honing one to be a well-rounded teacher of Mathematics. Our international faculty provides high-quality innovative knowledge, information technology expertise, and modern educational materials for effective teaching and classroom management, together with a variety of activities to achieve maximum efficiency in the teaching profession. During the fifth year of the program, all students are required to take a full yearlong internship as student teachers in actual schools. While being closely monitored and supervised by both STIC teachers and supervisors throughout the internship period, students will be directly involved... [-]

Bachelor’s Degree in Biology

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus Full time September 2018 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. [+]

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 teach both lecture and laboratory-based sections. This... [-]

Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (Hons)

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 New Zealand Hamilton

The Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences is New Zealand’s only computing and mathematical science degree taught over four years. That extra year gives you the chance to drill more deeply into your specialist area and add papers that will complement your main focus. [+]

Bachelors in Natural Sciences. Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (Hons) The Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences is New Zealand’s only computing and mathematical science degree taught over four years. That extra year gives you the chance to drill more deeply into your specialist area and add papers that will complement your main focus. First-year papers are common to all Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences (BCMS) majors. Because the first three years of the BCMS are very similar to the Bachelor of Science (BSc), you can choose when you graduate. You have the option to graduate after three years with a BSc or stay on for an extra year and complete your BCMS. The BCMS will equip you with the technical, business and practical skills for a career in a field of numerous international opportunities. The BCMS is taught by some of New Zealand's leading computing and mathematics researchers, who are kept close to local and international industry developments through regular research and consulting work. We regularly update our papers to reflect this changing environment and match our programmes to Faculty expertise. Computing facilities at Waikato The computing facilities at the University of Waikato are among the best in New Zealand, ranging from phones and tablets for mobile application development to cluster computers for massively parallel processing. You will also have 24 hour access to computer labs equipped with all the latest computer software. Career opportunities Business Analysis Computer Animation Mathematical Modelling Network Engineering Programming Software Engineering Systems... [-]