Bachelor of Science in Natural Sciences / Biology
American Public University System

Program Details

American Public University System offers an online bachelor’s degree in Natural Sciences focusing on Biology. This concentration examines genetics, heredity, and biological evolution, as well as the structure and function of organisms from single cell to complex mammals.

Courses describe the organization, functions, and biochemical pathways necessary for life at the cellular level. The laws of chemistry and physics will be integrated with the principles of cell biology. Graduates will be able to relate the survival of individual organisms with the principles of population biology, the environment, and biological evolution.

Topics available to students in this online Biology degree include:

  • Elements of biological chemistry
  • Principles of genetics
  • Ecology
  • Cell biology
  • Evolutionary biology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.