Bachelor of Science in Biology

If you dream about having a major role in tomorrow’s breakthrough discoveries—and shaping how we understand life on Earth—a Bachelor of Science in biology from UNO can help make it happen. As the only Carnegie-certified public research university in New Orleans, UNO gives you the chance to start making those discoveries right here on campus, while completing your undergraduate degree.

Our graduates go on to succeed in careers that are as diverse and interesting as they are, and they’re regularly admitted to the top graduate and professional schools in the country. Whether your future lies in research biology, education, health care, or another field you haven’t even considered yet, a B.S. in biology from UNO will prepare you to ask the hard questions, tirelessly seek answers, and make discoveries that lead to progress.

"UNO's Biology program offers an exceptional environment for undergraduate students. It provides unique research opportunities and the chance to cultivate a valuable professional network."

- Hailie Goldthorpe, Junior

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