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Natural Sciences

Do your strengths lie in the hard sciences? Do you seek out ways to solve practical problems? A truly multidisciplinary major, our Bachelor of Science in Natural Sciences degree gives you the flexibility to combine your passion for the natural world with complex research and hands-on practice. You can choose from courses in such areas as anthropology, biological sciences, chemistry, computer science, geology, mathematics, neuroscience, physics, psychology, and statistics to design a plan that best meets your academic and career goals.

Natural Sciences (BS)

As a natural sciences major, you have the opportunity to enroll in one of five available tracks completing coursework from various natural sciences departments.

Degree Offered: BS
Credits: 120
Time to Complete: 2 to 4 years
Format: On campus with select courses offered online
Location: Pittsburgh
Internship Required: No, but encouraged
Major Tracks: Standard (Multidisciplinary); Pre-Medicine*; Pre-Physician Assistant*; two Pre-Education tracks (Earth & Space Science; and General Science)

*These two Natural Sciences tracks have minimum GPA entry requirements. See details on our Natural Sciences program webpage.