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Major: Biology, General


Introduction

General biology programs teach people about living things. Includes general biomedical sciences programs.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General

 

Typical Degrees Offered

Minnesota schools offer several different award levels for this major. The number of 2016-2017 graduates in the chart below were awarded the following degrees:

Associates degree, 26 graduates

Bachelor degree*, 1661 graduates

Master degree**, 33 graduates

Doctoral degree, 9 graduates

*This award level also includes post-bachelor's certificates.
**This award level also includes post-master's certificates.

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Anoka-Ramsey Community College - Cambridge Cambridge
Anoka-Ramsey Community College - Coon Rapids Coon Rapids
Bemidji State University Bemidji
Central Lakes College - Brainerd Brainerd
Central Lakes College - Staples Staples
Century College White Bear Lake
Hibbing Community College Hibbing
Inver Hills Community College Inver Grove Heights
Lake Superior College Duluth
Mesabi Range College - Virginia Virginia
Metropolitan State University - St. Paul Saint Paul
Minneapolis Community and Technical College Minneapolis
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Fergus Falls Fergus Falls
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Normandale Community College Bloomington
North Hennepin Community College Brooklyn Park
Ridgewater College - Hutchinson Hutchinson
Ridgewater College - Willmar Willmar
Rochester Community and Technical College Rochester
Saint Paul College St. Paul
South Central College - North Mankato North Mankato
Southwest Minnesota State University Marshall
St. Cloud State University St. Cloud
St. Cloud Technical & Community College St. Cloud
Winona State University Winona

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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