Biology Programs





Click here to go to the NEW College Discussion Forum

Discus: College Admissions: 2002 - 2003 Archive: July 2003 Archive: Biology Programs
By Rosiebabe5 (Rosiebabe5) on Sunday, July 27, 2003 - 02:06 am: Edit

How would I find information on schools with great programs in Biology (I don't want to be pre-med) Is there a list somewhere? What are your recommendations?
please post or email Rosiebabe5@aol.com

By Varr_Rdz00 (Varr_Rdz00) on Sunday, July 27, 2003 - 03:38 pm: Edit

id recomend looking at cornell,Northwestern ,Duke,JHP
i want to major in bio as well since i dont want to major in pre-med either

check out my 2 post's in what are my chances
they are called:

Wich would YOU CHOOSE???

Cornell Univ CHANCES??? what do you guys think??

By Carolyn (Carolyn) on Sunday, July 27, 2003 - 04:42 pm: Edit

There's a book called the College Finder that has a list of "the Top undergraduate programs in biology." Here's what's on their list:

Amherst
Austin College (TX)
Bates (ME
Bowdoin
Brandeis
Bryn Mawr
Calif. Institute of Technology
UC Berkeley
UC Davis
UC San Diego
Carleton Colgate
Cornell (NY)
Creighton
Davidson
Dickinson
Duke
Emory
Franklin and MArshall
Gettysburg
Grinnell
Hamilton
Harvey Mudd
Harvard
Haverford
U of Indiana Bloomington
U of Iowa
Johns Hopkins
Kenyon
Kalamazoo
Kenyon
Lafayette
Lawrence U
Macalester C
MIT
Michigan State
UMich Ann Arbor
Mt. Holyoke
SUNY at GEneseo
U of Oregon
Pomona College
Presbyterian College
Princeton
Purdue
Reed
Rhodes College
U of Rochester
St. Olaf C
Southwestern U (Texas)
Stanford U
Swarthmore
Trinity College (CT)
Tufts
Ursinus (PA)
Union College
Wake Forest
Washington U in St. Louis
Wellesley
Whitman
Williams
U of Wisc. Madison
College of Wooster
Yale U

There's something for everyone on this list - if you're Ivy league quality, go for Yale, Cornell, Princeton, Harvard. A step below and wanting a smaller school, Reed, Carleton, Whitman, Rhodes and Grinnell are all excellent schools. Middle of the road in stats, look at College of Wooster, Ursinus, St. Olaf.


Report an offensive message on this page    E-mail this page to a friend
Posting is currently disabled in this topic. Contact your discussion moderator for more information.

Administrator's Control Panel -- Board Moderators Only
Administer Page