About the Shady Grove Biological Sciences Program

Shaping and Reframing the World

If you are dedicated to studying life sciences and prepared for rigorous coursework, then the Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences is the program for you. With comprehensive coursework, challenging lab activities, and hands-on applications in this undergraduate program, students prepare for higher studies in specialized fields such as Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Optometry, Physical Therapy, and Public Health. In addition, this degree also serves as a stepping stone for research or development in the biotechnology industry.

The Program: Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences

The College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences at the University of Maryland offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Biological Sciences with an area of emphasis of Physiology and Neurobiology at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG). Admission is competitive and limited to students who have completed the prerequisite coursework. All classes are held at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville in Montgomery County, Maryland and are taught by exceptional College Park faculty.