Biological Sciences (Bachelor of Science General)

Biological Sciences (Bachelor of Science General)

Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: March 1
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$100
Intakes: Fall
International tuition: CA$22,000
Domestic tuition: CA$5,500

Program overview

Why take the BSc General degree? The Bachelor of Science General degree offers a wide variety of majors and minors, allowing you to create a diversified degree based on your interests. Majors must be in Science, but minors can also be from courses offered by Arts; Business; or Agriculture, Life and Environmental Sciences. You can also take a double major in Science. Why study Science at the University of Alberta? The Faculty of Science at the University of Alberta delivers high-quality programs that investigate, explain, and explore the real science behind issues that affect our daily lives. With nearly 60 degree programs in 39 subject areas, we are one of the most comprehensive science faculties in Canada, with state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities, opportunities for undergraduate research, and professors who are leading researchers in their fields.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • Duolingo English Test
  • PTE
One of the following courses: English (Literature & Composition). One of the following subjects: Fine Arts; Humanities; Languages other than English; Math/Sciences. One of the following courses: Mathematics. Two of the following courses: Physics; Calculus; Chemistry; Biology. Minimum Duolingo English Test score: 115 for English Language Proficiency 125 for Spoken English Proficiency

Career opportunities

Possible Careers: Bacteriologist, Biological Technician, Biologist, Botanist, Cancer Researcher, Conservationist, Cytologist, Ecologist, Entomologist, Environmental Education Specialist, Forensic Laboratory Analyst, Geneticist, Healthcare Professions, Hydrologist, Ichthyologist, Marine Biologist, Microbiologist, Parasitologist, Research Scientist, Virologist, Zoologist.

Campus location

Edmonton , Canada

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