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Biology, BS or BA

The biology program at UT Dallas prepares students for careers in science, health and research. The degrees emphasize the unifying molecular and cellular nature of living organisms. The BS degree prepares students for scientific careers in biology or in health professions. The BA degree is a liberal arts biology major with less emphasis on calculus and more free hours for coursework in other disciplines.
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Molecular Biology, BS

The molecular biology program combines elements of biochemistry, biophysics, genetics and cell biology. Molecular biology requires a background in disciplines such as chemistry, mathematics, physics and computer sciences. Prospective students should have a broad interest in the sciences. Fact Sheet


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Course Descriptions

Below you will find official course descriptions from the University’s current catalog.

Undergraduate Catalog



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