Biological Science (also offered at Griffin and Tifton) - B.S.A.

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Degree & Major: Biological Science (also offered at Griffin and Tifton) - B.S.A.
College Name: College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Department Name: Poultry Science
Contact:
Robert Beckstead
Associate Professor and Undergraduate Coordinator
robertb@uga.edu
(706) 542-0387
   
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Degree Requirements

College-wide Requirements

University-wide Requirements

 
Description: This major provides a very flexible program of study integrating both biological and agricultural sciences. In addition, it can be used by students to prepare for professional programs in veterinary medicine, pharmacy, medicine, and dentistry, as well as for advanced degrees (Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy) in any of the biological sciences.
 
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Career Opportunities: This major provides preparation for graduate or professional study as well as for employment in business, industry, or government positions requiring a broad background in the biological sciences. Opportunities for work in biology and agriculture are expected to grow as an increasing human population demands more food, fiber, and wood products, health care, and environmental stewardship.

Job Placement Service:
Faculty advisors help students with job and graduate school placement.
Expectations
of Transfer Students:
Students must have taken courses in general biology, general chemistry, organic chemistry, precalculus math, and physics (check with advisor of this program for specific course sequence requirement).
Scholarships: Several scholarships are available to students in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. For more information, contact the Office of Academic Affairs in the College.
Internships: Internships are available but not required.
Available Graduate Programs: Graduate work in the biological sciences.
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