A direct path to a bachelor’s degree

Are you interested in life sciences, medical school, laboratory technology, forensics, and studying organisms at the cellular level? If so, a biology degree could be the right fit for you and it's time to start looking at the right school, right here in Collin County. With so many options, a Bachelor of Arts in Biology is the first step of a bright future.

UNT at Frisco’s Bachelor of Arts in Biology creates opportunities for students to learn through research. Academic credit can also be earned for independent research projects. Additionally, research, collaboration and professional networking are available through a number of student organizations and honor societies such as the Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society and Alpha Epsilon Delta Health Pre Professional Honor Society

This program accepts credits from any accredited two-year or four-year institute of higher education. Credits earned from a community college in Texas fit especially well into this degree plan. This flexibility gives you the opportunity to change your degree plan without having to start over.

After you graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology, you will be prepared to enter the workforce in:

  • Environmental Management and Conservation
  • Higher Education
  • Research
  • Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Sales, and Laboratory Technology
  • Be prepared for Medical, Dental, Veterinary, or Graduate School

Transfer Guide

Learn how you can complete your junior and senior years at UNT at Frisco.

Degree Plan

See how you can start your degree at your local community college.

Hands on Experience

UNT at Frisco has just built new, state-of-the art, biology labs at Inspire Park. Learn more about Inspire Park.

Talk to an advisor

Speak with one of our advisors by calling 972-668-7100 or emailing us at UNTFrisco.Advising@unt.edu. Emails will receive a response within 24 hours.

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UNT at Frisco's Career Community

Meet Roxy Verrelli and Megan Namayi, they are UNT at Frisco's career advisers here to help you advance your career (click the pictures to the right to see their profile). They frequently host workshops, career fairs, and other events, check UNT at Frisco Events Calendar to see what’s coming up next. To make an individual career advising appointment, email Frisco.CareerReady@unt.edu. Before your appointment register your student account through Handshake and prepare a copy of your resume to share virtually.