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Students: Undergraduate Programs: Majors and Minors

Biological Science
Gain specialized science knowledge with your pre-professional degree.

Just the facts.


Poultry Science

Tifton, Griffin, Athens


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Robert Beckstead
Undergraduate Coordinator
Athens campus

Julie Thomas Cook
Griffin Campus Academic Programs Coordinator
Griffin campus

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Biological Science is a you-focused major with a scientific twist. With a bachelor's degree in Biological Science, you'll fulfill the basic requirements you need for graduate or professional (pharmacy, vet, medical or dental) programs. And, you'll be able to take classes on subjects you're passionate about, whether it's human or animal medicine, molecular biology, genetics, cellular biology, biochemistry, biology, chemistry or ecology.

Sound like your kind of science degree? Check out more info below or go ahead and apply now to study Biological Science.

What Can I Study?

Visit the course plan below for a typical course sequence for an Biological Science major. You will determine the right classes for your interests with the help of your advisor.

The UGA Bulletin has more information about required classes and available electives for the biological science major.

Students wishing to attend classes on the Griffin or Tifton campus need to complete their 1000-2000 level courses prior to transferring to UGA.

Additional Opportunities

Pre-professional opportunities:
Pre-dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-pharmacy, Pre-Veterinary Medicine

Study Abroad:
France: French and European Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Congressional Agricultural Fellowship, Cooperative Extension Internship, Emerging Scholars Internship, Georgia Farm Bureau Legislative Internship, Georgia Legislative Internship, Winegrowers of Georgia Internship

Ag Hill Council, AGHON (Honorary), Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity, Alpha Zeta (Honorary), CAES Ambassadors (Honorary), Collegiate 4-H, Collegiate FFA, Collegiate FFA (Tifton campus), Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS), Pre-Vet Club, Sigma Alpha Sorority, Student Government Association

High School Programs:
Weekend in the Classic City, Young Scholars Internship Program

Apply now!

Apply to the University of Georgia to be an Biological Science major today. The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences would love to have you as part of our family.

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