The Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology at St. Petersburg College prepares you to enter a range of biology careers, graduate programs or medical, dental or veterinary school. Through our program, you gain a foundation in molecular, cellular, organismal, evolutionary and ecological biology. We offer flexible choices of elective courses so you can shape your learning to fit your needs.
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APPROVED REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS WITH CATALOG YEAR
20141/0490 (BEGINNING 7/26/2014) OR LATER
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Our bachelor's degree in Biology is perfect if you have taken the common prerequisite classes in biology, chemistry and calculus as part of your A.A. degree. Your major courses include a range of biology, chemistry, physics and math.
We offer electives that let you focus on your interests, such as:
To be admitted to SPC's bachelor of science in biology program, you will need:
Please note that if you have an A.S. degree, you will need to complete an additional 15 to 21 general education credits to meet the 36-hour general education requirement of SPC. Consult your assigned baccalaureate specialist with questions.
Our Bachelor of Science degree in Biology prepares you for graduate or professional school or the following careers:
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