Think back to 7th-grade science class. Were you one of the first to pick up that scalpel on dissection day? If you still have that same sense of discovery when learning about living organisms, then you may be cut out for studying Biology.

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UTSA’s Biology Program

At UTSA, the broad-based curriculum of our Biology degree will have you diving into the molecular worlds of genetics, physiology, cell biology, chemistry and physics. At the upper-division level, you can choose between one of five concentrations: Cell and Molecular Biology, Integrative Biology, Neurobiology, Plant Biology and Pre-Medical Sciences. You can declare your concentration after you’ve been admitted and have met with your academic advisor.

Biology is a diverse program that will grant you entrance into a number of professions. These careers could include the biological sciences, medical and health service fields, research, industry and education.

Career Resources

UTSA’s University Career Center offers several resources to help students identify and develop the global skills necessary to successfully pursue and achieve lifelong career goals.

Please note that there are additional admission requirements that need to be met in order to be admitted into this major. View all of UTSA’s specific admission requirements here.


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