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Bachelor of Science in Biology - Organismal Biology Emphasis


What will I learn?

Diving into the world of biology is an immersive, hands-on experience that lends itself to a satisfying career in myriad professions, with an emphasis on preparing students for graduate or professional school. Biology is, quite simply, the study of life. The Bachelor of Science in Biology with an emphasis in Organismal Biology offers broad training in biological systems -components, biological molecules, cells, organisms, communities and entire ecosystems. Students learn about the biological processes that organize such systems and allow for development and evolution. The program includes the study of genetics, biochemistry, ecology and evolution.


Concepts in Biology; Demonstrate the ability to define and explain core concepts in ecology, evolutionary biology, and genetics, and in the biological sciences more broadly.

Scientific Communication; Effectively read, evaluate, and communicate scientific information

Scientific Method; Demonstrate knowledge and application of the scientific method.




Public health


Research biologist

Which department am I in?

College of Science

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
US$39,958.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

21 August 2023


The University of Arizona



85721, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

International students who completed high school outside the U.S.

For international students

Students must have high school equivalent to USA and entry requirements vary from country to country. International applicants whose primary language is not English, or who attended school in a non-English speaking country, regardless of citizenship, must prove English proficiency. English proficiency may be proven by one or more of the following:

TOEFL iBT - 70

IELTS - 6.0

Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic - 53

IB (English A – Higher Level) - 5 or higher

Cambridge English Scale (C1 Advanced, C2 Proficiency) - 169

Cambridge GCSE, O Level or higher (English) - C or higher

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About The University of Arizona

UArizona is ranked in the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, with research and development expenditure in the top 4 percent in the U.S.

  • Top 1 percent of universities worldwide
  • Top 4 percent of U.S. universities for research expenditure
  • Over 300 programs of study across 19 colleges
  • All-American college experience with 20+ dorms and 600+ clubs

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