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Best Universities in United States of America for Biology Degree by US News Ranking

Check best universities & colleges for Biology, degree in United States of America ranked by US News

Different agencies use different metrics to evaluate universities around the world, however the most common factors are : a) Academic achievements b) Employability c) Educational process d) Research facilities e) International outlook as to number of international students and faculty f) Citation by each faculty g) Student Faculty ratio etc.

Subject ranking is updated every year for top universities in United States of America by US News. Many ranking indicators such as Global Research Reputation, Regional Research Reputation, Subject Publications, Subject Books, International Collaboration & Total Citations Data is used to compute subject ranking.

Biology

A major discipline that deals with study of living organisms and their functions, in simple terms, the study of life. A modern approach to Biology has led to many interdisciplinary researches with other scientific disciplines giving you a broader prospect in the field such as Biochemistry, Biophysics, Biomedicine and more. The study in the field has proved beneficial to strike an ecological balance for living organisms to co-exist. Based on the area of expertise, each type of Biologist deals with specific job responsibility – at fundamental level researching on mechanics and functioning of micro-organism to macro-organism, at intermediate and upper levels they are involved in applied research trying to develop and improve processes in the field of medicine and other industries.

Various Major under Biology

Biological sciences offer diverse and interest specific majors with more than ten main branches under it. The branches and majors include Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, General Biology, Marine Biology, Taxonomy, Morphology, Cytology, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Physiology, Embryology, Genetics, Ecology, Eugenics, Evolution, Palaeontology, Virology, Anatomy, with a never-ending list.

Career opportunities for Biology

The list of career options can leave you amazed if you are a graduate in Biology. 1) Biochemist 2) Genetic Counselor 3) Health Specialist 4) Health educator 5) Nature Conservation Officer 6) Physician 7) Practitioner 8) Biotechnologist 9) Marine Biologist 10) Nanotechnologist 11) Research scientist 12) Pharmacologist 13) Sustainability Consultant 14) Soil Scientist 15) Forensic Scientist and more.

Below is a list of top universities in United States of America for studying Biology sorted by US News

Harvard University

United States of America

1
US News
1
QS
1
Shanghai

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

United States of America

2
US News
2
QS
2
Shanghai

Stanford University

United States of America

3
US News
5
QS
3
Shanghai

University of California Berkeley

United States of America

4
US News
6
QS
13
Shanghai

University of California San Francisco

United States of America

5
US News
-
QS
7
Shanghai

Johns Hopkins University

United States of America

8
US News
10
QS
10
Shanghai

University of California San Diego

United States of America

9
US News
7
QS
19
Shanghai

Cornell University

United States of America

10
US News
13
QS
23
Shanghai

University of Washington

United States of America

11
US News
24
QS
8
Shanghai

University of Michigan Ann Arbor

United States of America

12
US News
26
QS
30
Shanghai

University of California Los Angeles

United States of America

14
US News
9
QS
29
Shanghai

Columbia University

United States of America

15
US News
17
QS
6
Shanghai

University of Pennsylvania

United States of America

18
US News
22
QS
26
Shanghai

Yale University

United States of America

20
US News
7
QS
11
Shanghai

Duke University

United States of America

22
US News
32
QS
39
Shanghai

University of Chicago

United States of America

24
US News
27
QS
38
Shanghai

Washington University in St Louis

United States of America

26
US News
40
QS
34
Shanghai

University of Wisconsin Madison

United States of America

27
US News
40
QS
51-75
Shanghai

University of California Davis

United States of America

30
US News
29
QS
51-75
Shanghai

New York University

United States of America

32
US News
39
QS
45
Shanghai