Bachelor Programs in Natural Sciences

Compare 193 Bachelor Programs in Natural Sciences

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!

Read More

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.

[+]

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 coursework 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 in Neuroscience

Moravian College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Bethlehem

Neuroscience represents a relatively new but rapidly expanding area of study that brings together a variety of disciplines to explore the development, structure, functional activities and behavioral consequences of the nervous system. [+]

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS.

Moravian College offers an International Student Merit Award based primarily on academic achievement: grades, the strength of your academic program, your TOEFL or IELTS scores, and your SAT scores if submitted.Please contact Executive Director of International Enrollment via inquiry form on this page for more information regarding the International Student Merit Award.

NEUROSCIENCE

Neuroscience represents a relatively new but rapidly expanding area of study that brings together a variety of disciplines to explore the development, structure, functional activities and behavioral consequences of the nervous system. Some areas addressed through the study of neuroscience include cognition, neurobiology of aging, developmental neurobiology and the effects of neuropharmacology on behavior. New research findings focus on evolving concepts in the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, neural stem cell research, biochemical basis of thinking and learning and behavior.... [-]


Bachelor of Engineering - Environmental Chemistry and Technology

Centria University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 4 years January 2019 Finland Kokkola

The degree programme in Environmental Chemistry and Technology provides the student with a wide knowledge in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. You will get a holistic view on life-cycle thinking and material flows [+]

Qualification: Bachelor of Engineering Length & duration: 4 years, 240 credits, full-time studies Specialisation option of studies: Environmental Chemitry and Technology; New and Traditional Fuel Production Campus: Talonpojankatu 2, Kokkola

"It is a part of good life and you’ll find it in everything you see, experience or feel around and within yourself. Chemistry connects. Chemistry is a natural science that develops all the time and connects different fields and people. Chemistry is the most creative field on earth. How will we meet the demand of food, natural resources and energy for the growing population on earth? Clean water, renewable fuel and pharmaceuticals are chemistry".

Chemical Industry Federation ... [-]

Bachelor in Physics

High Point University
Campus 4 years September 2018 USA High Point

Our graduates do whatever they want to do! There is no single career path that they choose. With strong problem-solving skills and theoretical understanding, experience in designing and carrying out experiments, and knowledge of computational tools, our graduates are prepared for a variety of careers and graduate programs in science, engineering, and technology. [+]

Overview

Undergraduate research, public outreach, summer internships, publications, and R&D projects…there’s a lot going on in the Department of Physics at High Point University. We invite you to browse our website, blog, course materials, and photo galleries. But if you really want to know what we are about, we encourage you to come to campus and spend time with our faculty, our physics majors, and our alumni. We love to talk physics and astronomy, and we love to show you our results. So check out our annual reports.

2013-2014 Annual Report (79 MB, long download)

2014-2016 Annual Report (272 MB, long download)

What can I do with this major?

With strong problem-solving skills and theoretical understanding, experience in designing and carrying out experiments, and extensive application of computational modeling and computer programming, our graduates are prepared for a variety of careers and graduate programs in science that is as diverse as our students themselves.... [-]


Bachelor of Biology

Lakeland University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 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. [+]

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."... [-]


Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Studies

Goodwin College
Online Campus Full time September 2018 USA East Hartford

Explore and appreciate the natural world at Goodwin College. In our bachelor’s degree program in Environmental Studies, you will develop the essential skills needed to become an effective advocate and participate in environmental protection. [+]

Become an Advocate for Environmental Protection

Explore and appreciate the natural world at Goodwin College. In our bachelor’s degree program in Environmental Studies, you will develop the essential skills needed to become an effective advocate and participate in environmental protection.

The Connecticut River Is Your Classroom

Goodwin College is located on 900 acres of riverfront property. Our campus setting enables students to spend time in the field, conducting real research and learning the technical aspects of the field first-hand. Our Environmental Studies program provides technical training for in‑demand careers while focusing on the scientific aspects of environmental stewardship.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Geoscience

The University of Tennessee at Martin
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Martin

The Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Science degree program. [+]

The Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources at the University of Tennessee at Martin offers a Bachelor of Science degree program in Geoscience.

Students who wish to pursue this degree can choose from three concentrations:

Geography -- the study and mapping of the locations, characteristics, spatial distributions, transformations, and interactions of the earth's environmental and human phenomena.

Geographists work as climatologists, meteorologists, environmental managers, urban & regional planners, military intelligence officers, cartographers, satellite image analysts, and more This is a structured-but-flexible curriculum comprised of world regional, physical, cultural, applied, and technical Geography courses; A minor from a different discipline such as Geology, History, or Computer Science, depending on individual interests and long-term plans; ... [-]

Bachelor in Biology

Ohio Wesleyan University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Delaware

This Biology major provides a foundation in biological principles with the largest range of flexibility in electives to explore a variety of biological topics. As a Biology major, you learn to identify, alter or manage biological processes from single cells to whole organisms. [+]

Bachelor in Biology

Biology is the study of life, from the molecular level to the whole organism to the global biosphere. Biologists explore all aspects of living systems, and biological discoveries continue to improve human health, food production, and environmental sustainability.

About the Major

This Biology major provides a foundation in biological principles with the largest range of flexibility in electives to explore a variety of biological topics. As a Biology major, you learn to identify, alter or manage biological processes from single cells to whole organisms.

Keywords: medicine, health careers, public health, conservation, advanced research, laboratory science, field research, environmental science, biotechnology, pharmaceutical arenas. ... [-]


Chemistry Degrees

Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Campus September 2018 USA Weatherford

The diversity in academic background and experiences of the Chemistry faculty members and their commitment to high-quality education give the Southwestern Oklahoma State University chemistry major a competitive edge for success. Each area of specialization is taught by an instructor with a Ph.D. in that area such as organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, or physical chemistry. The small class and laboratory sizes allow extensive class discussions and one-on-one interactions with the instructor. Students have ample opportunities to ask their instructor questions. [+]

General Information

The diversity in academic background and experiences of the Chemistry faculty members and their commitment to high-quality education give the Southwestern Oklahoma State University chemistry major a competitive edge for success. Each area of specialization is taught by an instructor with a Ph.D. in that area such as organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, or physical chemistry. The small class and laboratory sizes allow extensive class discussions and one-on-one interactions with the instructor. Students have ample opportunities to ask their instructor questions.

Laboratory experience is essential for a well-prepared chemist. The Chemistry program at SWOSU emphasizes this side of chemical education through a variety of laboratory classes, each taught by a Ph.D. chemist. Junior and senior students working on either BS degree option select a research project under the direction of a chemistry professor. This allows one-on-one instruction on projects of current scientific interest. Students will gain experience not only in traditional chemistry techniques but will also have an opportunity to operate modern scientific instrumentation. Selected laboratory experiments are interfaced directly to computers for convenient data collection and manipulation.... [-]


Bachelor's in Biology

Cabrini University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Radnor

The bachelor of science in biology is a multidisciplinary program combining rigorous foundations in biology, chemistry, and physics. [+]

The bachelor of science in biology is a multidisciplinary program combining rigorous foundations in biology, chemistry, and physics.

The biology program is designed to prepare students for careers in allied health fields including physical therapy, occupational therapy and pharmacy, entry-level placement in pharmaceutical and biomedical research laboratories, admission into graduate, medical and professional schools, and teaching.

The major provides all biology students with a core set of courses introducing the basic concepts of life science and an in-depth introduction to the fundamentals of biological processes and the diversity of organisms. A subsequent series of courses provides a broad biological base for advanced work in specific concentration areas.... [-]


B.S. in Biology (Pre-Med) Major

Toccoa Falls College
Campus Full time 126 hours September 2018 USA Toccoa Falls

The Biology/Chemistry Department at Toccoa Falls College is located in the Clary Science Building and offers essential training in the natural sciences for the liberal arts curriculum taught from a Biblical perspective. [+]

The Biology/Chemistry Department at Toccoa Falls College is located in the Clary Science Building and offers essential training in the natural sciences for the liberal arts curriculum taught from a Biblical perspective, with special emphasis on these areas of study:

Biology Major: Every major area of biological study is included in the major courses, along with general and organic chemistry, physics, and biochemistry.

Pre-medical: T.F.C. has a strong record of placement of graduates in medical schools, including acceptance of T.F.C. students at Georgia Health Sciences University (MCG), University of Tennessee, and Mercer University. All of the courses required or recommended by medical schools are offered on campus.... [-]


Bachelor in Biology

University of San Francisco
Campus September 2018 USA San Francisco

Our biology curriculum isn’t bound by book covers; it’s a hands-on experience that prepares students for careers and graduate programs in biology, biotechnology, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, field and laboratory biology, and public health. You’ll work alongside accomplished faculty to test theory against experience using modern instrumentation in state-of-the-art facilities. [+]

About

Our biology curriculum isn’t bound by book covers; it’s a hands-on experience that prepares students for careers and graduate programs in biology, biotechnology, medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, field and laboratory biology, and public health. You’ll work alongside accomplished faculty to test theory against experience using modern instrumentation in state-of-the-art facilities.

Major in Biology

The program is designed to prepare students for a broad spectrum of careers in the life sciences, including completion of all requirements for admission to professional schools (e.g., medical, dental, pharmacy and veterinary schools) and graduate programs.

Program Learning Outcomes ... [-]

Bachelor in Chemistry

Messiah College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Mechanicsburg

Messiah’s state-of-the-art teaching laboratories and research-quality technology and equipment attract some of the nation’s brightest young men and women. [+]

Chemistry at Messiah College

Messiah’s state-of-the-art teaching laboratories and research-quality technology and equipment attract some of the nation’s brightest young men and women.

Investigate the world around you while also learning more about yourself and your Creator. The chemistry major at Messiah College, one of the top private Christian colleges in the U.S., places special emphasis on the integration of the knowledge and methods of science with what Christian faith teaches us about people and their role in the universe. Often called the “central science,” chemistry relies heavily on theory from mathematics and physics, and then informs such diverse fields as ecology, agriculture, medicine, molecular biology, genetics, geology and food science.... [-]


Bachelor in Biochemistry

Anderson University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Anderson

The biochemistry major is an interdisciplinary major that applies the principles and methods of both biology and chemistry to understanding the molecular basis of life. [+]

The biochemistry major is an interdisciplinary major that applies the principles and methods of both biology and chemistry to understanding the molecular basis of life.

What classes will I take?

The major (52 hours) requires a number of basic classes from each discipline with advanced courses in chemical instrumentation, cell and molecular biology, genetics, and biochemistry, and allows the student to select additional courses necessary to pursue certain career objectives. Students considering a biochemistry major should begin their study with General Chemistry I (CHEM 2110) and Foundations of Modern Biology I (BIOL 2210).

Major Requirements:

BIOL 2210, Foundations of Modern Biology I, 4 credit hours BIOL 2220, Foundations of Modern Biology II, 4 credit hours BIOL 2240, Cell Biology, 4 credit hours BIOL 4050, Genetics, 4 credit hours BIOL 4310, Molecular Biochemistry and Genetics, 4 credit hours CHEM 2110, General Chemistry I, 4 credit hours CHEM 2120, General Chemistry II, 4 credit hours CHEM 2210, Organic Chemistry I, 4 credit hours CHEM 2220, Organic Chemistry II, 4 credit hours CHEM 3100, Analytical Chemistry, 4 credit hours CHEM 4510, Senior Physical Science Practicum I, 1 credit hour CHEM 4520, Senior Physical Science Practicum II, 1 credit hour BIOL/CHEM 4210, Biochemistry, 4 credit hours BIOL/CHEM/PHYS 4910, Science Seminar I, 1 credit hour BIOL/CHEM/PHYS 4920, Science Seminar II, 1 credit hour ... [-]

Bachelor in Mathematics

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2019 USA Maryville

Students in the mathematics major will recognize, represent, and use patterns to creatively address problems in a wide variety of settings. At Northwest, students will see and explore the beauty and utility of mathematics from a diverse faculty of highly qualified and nationally recognized mathematicians. Upon graduation, students will be able to compete successfully for jobs in business, industry, and government or continue in graduate studies. [+]

Students in the mathematics major will recognize, represent, and use patterns to creatively address problems in a wide variety of settings. At Northwest, students will see and explore the beauty and utility of mathematics from a diverse faculty of highly qualified and nationally recognized mathematicians. Upon graduation, students will be able to compete successfully for jobs in business, industry, and government or continue in graduate studies.

Career Opportunities

100% of mathematics graduates find employment or continue their education within six months of graduation. Below is a list of job titles:

Convergence editor Business consultant Customer service information technology manager Forecasting analyst Math teacher Operations research analyst Network planner/designer/architect Technical marketing engineer Underwriter ... [-]