Why Biological Science?
Launch your career in biological science: The Bachelor of Science in Biological Science program is designed for students who wish to pursue a science-based career or continue their education by obtaining a graduate degree in a health- or science-related field. This degree program provides you with a strong foundation in both biology and chemistry and includes experiential learning opportunities.
This integrated BS program includes core classes in calculus, physics, general biology, microbiology, genetics and molecular biology, cell biology, biochemistry, general chemistry, and organic chemistry. You can tailor your learning experience by choosing from electives, including anatomy and physiology, nutrition, pharmacology, bioprocessing, genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics, quality control and validation, and more.
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What you'll study
Minimum 120 total semester hours required
Minimum 2.000 GPA required
Students must earn a minimum of 60 Northeastern University semester hours in order to receive a bachelor’s degree.
Note: Individual program requirements may exceed the above minima.
All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.
51 semester hours required
Complete one of the following two courses with corresponding labs:
Complete the following two courses with corresponding labs:
Major Required Courses
26 semester hours required
Major Elective Courses
Complete three from the following:
Note: BIO 1600, BIO 1700 and BTC 1300 must be taken with their labs. Labs do not count towards the three course requirement.
Complete a minimum of 34 semester hours to reach 120 semester hours.