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2021 Most Popular Online General Biology Schools

35 Colleges
$28,233 Avg Salary
$23,964 Avg Student Debt

General Biology is one of the most popular majors in the nation, ranking 10th of all the majors we analyze. In 2018-2019, 98,638 degrees and certificates were awarded to students with this major.

There are so many programs in today's world that it can tough to figure out which one is the right one for you. With more and more schools offering online options, you could even register for a great program on the other side of the country. On top of that, there are a considerable number of trade schools that offer fast-track entry to many fields.

To assist you in seeing some of the education options that are available to you, Course Advisor has created its Most Popular Online General Biology Schools ranking. Our analysis looked at 35 schools in the United States to see which online programs were the most popular for students. To create this ranking we looked at how many students graduated from schools with online programs.

The colleges and universities below are the most popular for biology majors pursuing an online .

Our 2021 rankings named Florida International University the most popular online school in the United States for general biology students. Located in the suburb of Miami, FIU is a public college with a very large student population.

After completing their degree, biology graduates from FIU carry an average student debtload of $17,072. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $177.

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#2

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

A rank of #2 on this year’s list means University of Florida is a great place for general biology students pursuing an online degree. UF is a very large public school located in the midsize city of Gainesville.

After completing their degree, biology graduates from UF carry an average student debtload of $16,250. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $169.

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A rank of #3 on this year’s list means Washington State University is a great place for general biology students pursuing an online degree. Wazzu is a fairly large public school located in the town of Pullman.

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The excellent online programs at Eastern Washington University helped the school earn the #4 place on this year’s ranking of the best general biology schools in the United States. Located in the town of Cheney, EWU is a public college with a large student population.

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Out of the 35 schools in the United States that were part of this year’s ranking, Copiah-Lincoln Community College landed the # 5 spot on the list. Located in the rural area of Wesson, Copiah-Lincoln Community College is a public college with a small student population.

While working on their degree, biology majors at Copiah-Lincoln Community College accumulate an average of around $4,000 in student debt. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $42.

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#6

Mission College

Santa Clara, CA

With a ranking of #6, Mission College did quite well on this year’s best schools for general biology students. Mission College is a medium-sized public school located in the medium-sized city of Santa Clara.

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#7

Georgia Military College

Milledgeville, GA

Georgia Military College landed the #7 spot in the 2021 rankings for the best general biology programs. Located in the distant town of Milledgeville, Georgia Military College is a public college with a medium-sized student population.

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Allen County Community College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best schools for general biology students. It came in at #8 on the list. Allen Community College is a small public school located in the remote town of Iola.

While working on their degree, biology majors at Allen Community College accumulate an average of around $9,000 in student debt. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $93.

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#9

Bellevue University

Bellevue, NE

Bellevue University did quite well in this year’s ranking of the best schools for general biology students. It came in at #9 on the list. Located in the large suburb of Bellevue, Bellevue University is a private not-for-profit college with a large student population.

After completing their degree, biology graduates from Bellevue University carry an average student debtload of $23,564. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $245.

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With a ranking of #10, East Mississippi Community College did quite well on this year’s best schools for general biology students. EMCC is a small public school located in the rural area of Scooba.

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Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Great Lakes

General Biology is one of 14 different types of programs to choose from.

Related Major Annual Graduates
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 14,004
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 9,504
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 7,844
Ecology, Evolution & Systematics Biology 6,987
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 5,671

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 25 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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