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#1

#1 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

516

SAT Score

1,370–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$10,614

Median Starting Salary

$49,785

#2

#2 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

196

SAT Score

1,430–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$26,680

Median Starting Salary

$48,379

#3

#3 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Binghamton University
Vestal, NY

Acceptance Rate

42%

Annual Degrees Awarded

436

SAT Score

1,340–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$19,535

Median Starting Salary

$49,583

#4

#4 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

180

SAT Score

1,400–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$39,775

Median Starting Salary

$49,179

#5

#5 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

273

SAT Score

1,470–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$26,060

Median Starting Salary

$50,406

#6

#6 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

532

SAT Score

1,320–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$17,213

Median Starting Salary

$46,487

#7

#7 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

William & Mary
Williamsburg, VA

Acceptance Rate

34%

Annual Degrees Awarded

157

SAT Score

1,390–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$25,688

Median Starting Salary

$55,247

#8

#8 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Duke University
Durham, NC

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

147

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$23,694

Median Starting Salary

$47,894

#9

#9 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA

Acceptance Rate

19%

Annual Degrees Awarded

292

SAT Score

1,410–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$19,469

Median Starting Salary

$51,523

#10

#10 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

St. John's University-New York
Queens, NY

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

270

SAT Score

1,120–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$26,052

Median Starting Salary

$51,451

#11

#11 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Baltimore, MD

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

337

SAT Score

1,210–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$17,692

Median Starting Salary

$48,755

#12

#12 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Tufts University
Medford, MA

Acceptance Rate

10%

Annual Degrees Awarded

130

SAT Score

1,460–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$30,479

Median Starting Salary

$52,036

#13

#13 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

168

SAT Score

1,450–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$30,559

Median Starting Salary

$55,921

#14

#14 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

305

SAT Score

1,230–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$37,511

Median Starting Salary

$51,778

#15

#15 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

256

SAT Score

1,040–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$29,589

Median Starting Salary

$48,364

#16

#16 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Riverside
Riverside, CA

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

638

SAT Score

1,090–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$14,487

Median Starting Salary

$47,068

#17

#17 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Seton Hall University
South Orange, NJ

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

159

SAT Score

1,250–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$33,472

Median Starting Salary

$52,832

#18

#18 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Acceptance Rate

5%

Annual Degrees Awarded

121

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$36,991

Median Starting Salary

$45,305

#19

#19 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
La Crosse, WI

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

235

SAT Score

1,080–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$13,130

Median Starting Salary

$56,490

#20

#20 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Maryland-College Park
College Park, MD

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

550

SAT Score

1,360–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$16,210

Median Starting Salary

$50,009

#21

#21 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Georgia
Athens, GA

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

574

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$17,180

Median Starting Salary

$51,130

#22

#22 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Baylor University
Waco, TX

Acceptance Rate

46%

Annual Degrees Awarded

244

SAT Score

1,270–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$45,988

Median Starting Salary

$53,902

#23

#23 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

668

SAT Score

1,240–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$14,033

Median Starting Salary

$46,062

#24

#24 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Acceptance Rate

31%

Annual Degrees Awarded

671

SAT Score

1,240–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$17,434

Median Starting Salary

$48,308

#25

#25 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

138

SAT Score

1,150–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$28,164

Median Starting Salary

$49,106

#26

#26 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Brandeis University
Waltham, MA

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

98

SAT Score

1,380–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$45,565

Median Starting Salary

$51,754

#27

#27 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Acceptance Rate

23%

Annual Degrees Awarded

587

SAT Score

1,310–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$11,740

Median Starting Salary

$46,391

#28

#28 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Merced
Merced, CA

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

315

SAT Score

980–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$13,549

Median Starting Salary

$48,106

#29

#29 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

SUNY at Albany
Albany, NY

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

247

SAT Score

1,120–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$17,714

Median Starting Salary

$49,151

#30

#30 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Rutgers University-Newark
Newark, NJ

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

249

SAT Score

1,040–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$16,578

Median Starting Salary

$50,893

#31

#31 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

129

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$22,095

Median Starting Salary

$47,768

#32

#32 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

415

SAT Score

1,300–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$14,852

Median Starting Salary

$50,267

#33

#33 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Touro University
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

146

SAT Score

1,220–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$23,960

Median Starting Salary

$49,144

#34

#34 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Christopher Newport University
Newport News, VA

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

123

SAT Score

1,110–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$23,287

Median Starting Salary

$58,187

#35

#35 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Detroit Mercy
Detroit, MI

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

121

SAT Score

980–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$18,197

Median Starting Salary

$49,701

#36

#36 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Illinois Chicago
Chicago, IL

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

426

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$10,384

Median Starting Salary

$48,409

#37

#37 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

389

SAT Score

1,040–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$21,294

Median Starting Salary

$51,476

#38

#38 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Pittsburgh, PA

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

266

SAT Score

1,300–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$24,286

Median Starting Salary

$52,871

#39

#39 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Florida International University
Miami, FL

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

893

SAT Score

1,070–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$9,881

Median Starting Salary

$46,786

#40

#40 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

344

SAT Score

1,180–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$13,555

Median Starting Salary

$46,119

#41

#41 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Edinburg, TX

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

511

SAT Score

890–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$8,105

Median Starting Salary

$48,329

#42

#42 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Carleton College
Northfield, MN

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

58

SAT Score

1,430–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$31,494

Median Starting Salary

$51,684

#43

#43 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

SUNY College at Geneseo
Geneseo, NY

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

117

SAT Score

1,170–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$19,557

Median Starting Salary

$55,004

#44

#44 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Acceptance Rate

27%

Annual Degrees Awarded

107

SAT Score

1,420–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$38,279

Median Starting Salary

$52,712

#45

#45 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Davidson College
Davidson, NC

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

57

SAT Score

1,380–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$26,704

Median Starting Salary

$52,481

#46

#46 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

135

SAT Score

1,500–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$26,123

Median Starting Salary

$44,301

#47

#47 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

491

SAT Score

1,030–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$9,711

Median Starting Salary

$47,870

#48

#48 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA

Acceptance Rate

26%

Annual Degrees Awarded

379

SAT Score

1,260–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$16,874

Median Starting Salary

$45,932

#49

#49 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Rowan University
Glassboro, NJ

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

307

SAT Score

1,100–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$20,963

Median Starting Salary

$53,646

#50

#50 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

St Olaf College
Northfield, MN

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

82

SAT Score

1,310–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$26,171

Median Starting Salary

$55,861

#51

#51 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Clemson University
Clemson, SC

Acceptance Rate

43%

Annual Degrees Awarded

280

SAT Score

1,260–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$24,577

Median Starting Salary

$52,493

#52

#52 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of South Carolina-Columbia
Columbia, SC

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

366

SAT Score

1,220–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$22,427

Median Starting Salary

$53,280

#53

#53 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Haverford College
Haverford, PA

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

46

SAT Score

1,440–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$23,476

Median Starting Salary

$49,314

#54

#54 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Yeshiva University
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

75

SAT Score

1,250–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$35,912

Median Starting Salary

$51,317

#55

#55 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

498

SAT Score

1,180–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$22,803

Median Starting Salary

$53,293

#56

#56 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

409

SAT Score

1,320–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$16,999

Median Starting Salary

$44,411

#57

#57 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

160

SAT Score

1,090–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,739

Median Starting Salary

$48,421

#58

#58 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

346

SAT Score

1,270–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$13,376

Median Starting Salary

$54,906

#59

#59 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wofford College
Spartanburg, SC

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

77

SAT Score

1,240–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$31,192

Median Starting Salary

$56,004

#60

#60 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Amherst
Amherst, MA

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

313

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$22,291

Median Starting Salary

$52,977

#61

#61 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Rutgers University-New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

394

SAT Score

1,280–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$17,535

Median Starting Salary

$47,774

#62

#62 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Kean University
Union, NJ

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

218

SAT Score

900–1,170

Est. Net Price *

$10,747

Median Starting Salary

$51,661

#63

#63 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Williams College
Williamstown, MA

Acceptance Rate

8%

Annual Degrees Awarded

45

SAT Score

1,490–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$20,965

Median Starting Salary

$46,843

#64

#64 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Howard University
Washington, DC

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

118

SAT Score

1,050–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$28,279

Median Starting Salary

$48,975

#65

#65 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI

Acceptance Rate

18%

Annual Degrees Awarded

233

SAT Score

1,370–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$19,318

Median Starting Salary

$49,487

#66

#66 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College
Baton Rouge, LA

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

334

SAT Score

1,140–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,296

Median Starting Salary

$50,422

#67

#67 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

College of Charleston
Charleston, SC

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

158

SAT Score

1,150–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$21,120

Median Starting Salary

$52,087

#68

#68 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

336

SAT Score

1,290–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$16,018

Median Starting Salary

$52,753

#69

#69 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Gonzaga University
Spokane, WA

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

94

SAT Score

1,220–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$38,727

Median Starting Salary

$58,380

#70

#70 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
San Juan, PR

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

216

SAT Score

1,030–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$9,119

Median Starting Salary

$48,114

#71

#71 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Ohio State University-Main Campus
Columbus, OH

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

402

SAT Score

1,340–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$19,582

Median Starting Salary

$50,469

#72

#72 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL

Acceptance Rate

25%

Annual Degrees Awarded

345

SAT Score

1,220–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$14,003

Median Starting Salary

$48,175

#73

#73 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Portland
Portland, OR

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

96

SAT Score

1,250–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$33,717

Median Starting Salary

$56,258

#74

#74 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Boston
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

222

SAT Score

1,090–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$17,123

Median Starting Salary

$49,576

#75

#75 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

118

SAT Score

1,150–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$22,273

Median Starting Salary

$59,495

#76

#76 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Le Moyne College
Syracuse, NY

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

81

SAT Score

1,150–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$23,309

Median Starting Salary

$54,395

#77

#77 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Brown University
Providence, RI

Acceptance Rate

5%

Annual Degrees Awarded

94

SAT Score

1,500–1,590

Est. Net Price *

$26,723

Median Starting Salary

$51,357

#78

#78 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Providence College
Providence, RI

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

84

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$43,970

Median Starting Salary

$60,821

#79

#79 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Acceptance Rate

44%

Annual Degrees Awarded

502

SAT Score

1,150–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$11,004

Median Starting Salary

$46,696

#80

#80 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

251

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$18,524

Median Starting Salary

$48,369

#81

#81 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Ramapo College of New Jersey
Mahwah, NJ

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

98

SAT Score

1,110–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$16,262

Median Starting Salary

$54,697

#82

#82 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Grinnell College
Grinnell, IA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

1,390–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$33,467

Median Starting Salary

$50,845

#83

#83 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Arizona State University Campus Immersion
Tempe, AZ

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

957

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,808

Median Starting Salary

$46,881

#84

#84 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Delaware
Newark, DE

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

181

SAT Score

1,200–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$18,044

Median Starting Salary

$58,714

#85

#85 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus
Denver, CO

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

205

SAT Score

1,050–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$16,079

Median Starting Salary

$48,349

#86

#86 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

250

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$19,301

Median Starting Salary

$54,386

#87

#87 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

375

SAT Score

1,020–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$17,589

Median Starting Salary

$47,491

#88

#88 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Davis
Davis, CA

Acceptance Rate

37%

Annual Degrees Awarded

402

SAT Score

1,180–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$17,385

Median Starting Salary

$46,447

#89

#89 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

58

SAT Score

1,210–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$26,981

Median Starting Salary

$56,918

#90

#90 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Louisiana Tech University
Ruston, LA

Acceptance Rate

62%

Annual Degrees Awarded

132

SAT Score

1,080–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$12,243

Median Starting Salary

$49,180

#91

#91 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Tennessee-Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

254

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$21,880

Median Starting Salary

$49,594

#92

#92 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

109

SAT Score

1,170–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$33,919

Median Starting Salary

$56,520

#93

#93 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

121

SAT Score

1,030–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$18,080

Median Starting Salary

$49,537

#94

#94 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Jackson State University
Jackson, MS

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

137

SAT Score

900–1,090

Est. Net Price *

$15,292

Median Starting Salary

$48,483

#95

#95 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

188

SAT Score

1,240–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$23,985

Median Starting Salary

$51,626

#96

#96 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Indiana University-Bloomington
Bloomington, IN

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

226

SAT Score

1,220–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$16,234

Median Starting Salary

$54,166

#97

#97 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Alcorn State University
Alcorn State, MS

Acceptance Rate

30%

Annual Degrees Awarded

113

SAT Score

860–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,864

Median Starting Salary

$48,826

#98

#98 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Mary Washington
Fredericksburg, VA

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

92

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$21,863

Median Starting Salary

$55,668

#99

#99 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-San Diego
La Jolla, CA

Acceptance Rate

24%

Annual Degrees Awarded

321

SAT Score

1,290–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$16,111

Median Starting Salary

$45,490

#100

#100 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Texas A&M International University
Laredo, TX

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

126

SAT Score

910–1,110

Est. Net Price *

$5,383

Median Starting Salary

$49,436

#101

#101 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Union College
Schenectady, NY

Acceptance Rate

47%

Annual Degrees Awarded

46

SAT Score

1,320–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$41,136

Median Starting Salary

$60,958

#102

#102 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Hamilton College
Clinton, NY

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,440–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$24,503

Median Starting Salary

$52,370

#103

#103 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

New York Institute of Technology
Old Westbury, NY

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

92

SAT Score

1,130–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$22,494

Median Starting Salary

$48,724

#104

#104 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, TX

Acceptance Rate

100%

Annual Degrees Awarded

297

SAT Score

880–1,100

Est. Net Price *

$9,563

Median Starting Salary

$48,441

#105

#105 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

George Mason University
Fairfax, VA

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

287

SAT Score

1,150–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$18,479

Median Starting Salary

$49,260

#106

#106 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Rhodes College
Memphis, TN

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

46

SAT Score

1,310–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$30,672

Median Starting Salary

$57,653

#107

#107 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Whitman College
Walla Walla, WA

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

33

SAT Score

1,340–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$39,935

Median Starting Salary

$56,239

#108

#108 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Augustana College
Rock Island, IL

Acceptance Rate

61%

Annual Degrees Awarded

64

SAT Score

1,030–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$24,660

Median Starting Salary

$58,885

#109

#109 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez
Mayaguez, PR

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

177

SAT Score

1,110–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$10,657

Median Starting Salary

$46,355

#110

#110 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

91

SAT Score

1,260–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$26,197

Median Starting Salary

$58,690

#111

#111 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Texas A&M University-College Station
College Station, TX

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

251

SAT Score

1,170–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$20,375

Median Starting Salary

$50,041

#112

#112 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Wilmington, NC

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

184

SAT Score

1,200–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$18,709

Median Starting Salary

$51,010

#113

#113 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Spelman College
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

28%

Annual Degrees Awarded

69

SAT Score

1,050–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$37,085

Median Starting Salary

$50,096

#114

#114 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of the South
Sewanee, TN

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

41

SAT Score

1,270–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$33,061

Median Starting Salary

$56,802

#115

#115 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Miami University-Oxford
Oxford, OH

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

163

SAT Score

1,230–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$23,031

Median Starting Salary

$54,018

#116

#116 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

210

SAT Score

1,140–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$19,889

Median Starting Salary

$54,358

#117

#117 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Florida
Jacksonville, FL

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

197

SAT Score

1,000–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$11,338

Median Starting Salary

$48,934

#118

#118 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Ursinus College
Collegeville, PA

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

42

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$33,546

Median Starting Salary

$58,536

#119

#119 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Juniata College
Huntingdon, PA

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

52

SAT Score

1,140–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$29,926

Median Starting Salary

$57,315

#120

#120 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

179

SAT Score

1,140–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$18,274

Median Starting Salary

$57,280

#121

#121 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Minnesota Duluth
Duluth, MN

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

143

SAT Score

1,110–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$18,031

Median Starting Salary

$55,753

#122

#122 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

167

SAT Score

1,240–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$39,267

Median Starting Salary

$48,897

#123

#123 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Creighton University
Omaha, NE

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

86

SAT Score

1,270–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$32,877

Median Starting Salary

$56,765

#124

#124 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Macalester College
Saint Paul, MN

Acceptance Rate

28%

Annual Degrees Awarded

44

SAT Score

1,360–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$36,095

Median Starting Salary

$53,645

#125

#125 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Houston
Houston, TX

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

377

SAT Score

1,160–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$14,056

Median Starting Salary

$46,982

#126

#126 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

College of Saint Benedict
Saint Joseph, MN

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

41

SAT Score

1,050–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$28,746

Median Starting Salary

$57,194

#127

#127 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Richmond
University of Richmond, VA

Acceptance Rate

24%

Annual Degrees Awarded

55

SAT Score

1,420–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$29,248

Median Starting Salary

$51,351

#128

#128 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,460–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$22,776

Median Starting Salary

$53,004

#129

#129 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

44

SAT Score

1,110–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$49,907

Median Starting Salary

$54,910

#130

#130 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

262

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$13,951

Median Starting Salary

$49,430

#131

#131 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Temple University
Philadelphia, PA

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

254

SAT Score

1,030–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$23,935

Median Starting Salary

$54,029

#132

#132 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

Acceptance Rate

11%

Annual Degrees Awarded

158

SAT Score

1,330–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$19,257

Median Starting Salary

$43,555

#133

#133 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Furman University
Greenville, SC

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

51

SAT Score

1,270–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$33,370

Median Starting Salary

$54,085

#134

#134 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Randolph-Macon College
Ashland, VA

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

49

SAT Score

1,040–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$28,389

Median Starting Salary

$57,227

#135

#135 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,300–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$33,112

Median Starting Salary

$57,142

#136

#136 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

226

SAT Score

1,230–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$10,603

Median Starting Salary

$46,431

#137

#137 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

104

SAT Score

1,240–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$42,953

Median Starting Salary

$51,097

#138

#138 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Colorado State University-Fort Collins
Fort Collins, CO

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

216

SAT Score

1,100–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$16,926

Median Starting Salary

$52,686

#139

#139 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Lake Forest College
Lake Forest, IL

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

1,190–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$27,839

Median Starting Salary

$53,667

#140

#140 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Arcadia University
Glenside, PA

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

58

SAT Score

1,110–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$29,692

Median Starting Salary

$54,146

#141

#141 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Towson University
Towson, MD

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

214

SAT Score

1,010–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$14,443

Median Starting Salary

$53,515

#142

#142 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

San Francisco State University
San Francisco, CA

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

359

SAT Score

930–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$13,267

Median Starting Salary

$48,786

#143

#143 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

160

SAT Score

1,060–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$20,695

Median Starting Salary

$56,016

#144

#144 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Concordia College at Moorhead
Moorhead, MN

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

47

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$23,087

Median Starting Salary

$57,727

#145

#145 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Saint Michael's College
Colchester, VT

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,190–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$27,700

Median Starting Salary

$61,921

#146

#146 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
Cincinnati, OH

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

246

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$20,149

Median Starting Salary

$50,840

#147

#147 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

John Carroll University
University Heights, OH

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

62

SAT Score

1,190–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$30,496

Median Starting Salary

$57,953

#148

#148 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Emmanuel College
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

53

SAT Score

1,170–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$32,273

Median Starting Salary

$57,472

#149

#149 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Bates College
Lewiston, ME

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

34

SAT Score

1,430–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$27,491

Median Starting Salary

$57,474

#150

#150 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Augustana University
Sioux Falls, SD

Augustana University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

48

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$23,843

Median Starting Salary

$56,263

#151

#151 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Lawrence University
Appleton, WI

Acceptance Rate

72%

Annual Degrees Awarded

32

SAT Score

1,250–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$26,368

Median Starting Salary

$54,586

#152

#152 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque, NM

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

201

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$10,633

Median Starting Salary

$48,197

#153

#153 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL

Acceptance Rate

41%

Annual Degrees Awarded

326

SAT Score

1,210–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$13,108

Median Starting Salary

$47,102

#154

#154 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

197

SAT Score

1,140–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$20,592

Median Starting Salary

$52,364

#155

#155 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Lewis & Clark College
Portland, OR

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

40

SAT Score

1,290–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$35,832

Median Starting Salary

$56,602

#156

#156 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Meredith College
Raleigh, NC

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

48

SAT Score

1,130–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$23,259

Median Starting Salary

$54,093

#157

#157 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Colorado Springs, CO

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

141

SAT Score

1,080–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$16,990

Median Starting Salary

$50,041

#158

#158 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Texas
Denton, TX

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

362

SAT Score

1,010–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$15,283

Median Starting Salary

$49,622

#159

#159 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,390–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$44,853

Median Starting Salary

$52,093

#160

#160 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Washington University in St Louis
Saint Louis, MO

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

79

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$23,432

Median Starting Salary

$52,176

#161

#161 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Bucknell University
Lewisburg, PA

Acceptance Rate

33%

Annual Degrees Awarded

60

SAT Score

1,330–1,470

Est. Net Price *

$39,965

Median Starting Salary

$56,258

#162

#162 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Saint Vincent College
Latrobe, PA

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,050–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$23,121

Median Starting Salary

$55,742

#163

#163 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Dallas
Irving, TX

Acceptance Rate

59%

Annual Degrees Awarded

40

SAT Score

1,160–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$27,250

Median Starting Salary

$54,556

#164

#164 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

217

SAT Score

1,130–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$12,399

Median Starting Salary

$47,761

#165

#165 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Transylvania University
Lexington, KY

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,140–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$25,767

Median Starting Salary

$55,381

#166

#166 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

307

SAT Score

1,010–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$12,664

Median Starting Salary

$49,417

#167

#167 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

186

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$16,208

Median Starting Salary

$52,037

#168

#168 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,360–1,540

Est. Net Price *

$35,765

Median Starting Salary

$51,020

#169

#169 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Denison University
Granville, OH

Acceptance Rate

22%

Annual Degrees Awarded

41

SAT Score

1,310–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$38,267

Median Starting Salary

$53,551

#170

#170 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Scranton
Scranton, PA

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

65

SAT Score

1,160–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$35,526

Median Starting Salary

$59,074

#171

#171 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Smith College
Northampton, MA

Acceptance Rate

23%

Annual Degrees Awarded

40

SAT Score

1,390–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$30,790

Median Starting Salary

$54,871

#172

#172 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Saint Norbert College
De Pere, WI

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

49

SAT Score

1,070–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$26,983

Median Starting Salary

$56,899

#173

#173 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Washington College
Chestertown, MD

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,200–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$31,650

Median Starting Salary

$58,081

#174

#174 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN

Acceptance Rate

13%

Annual Degrees Awarded

80

SAT Score

1,450–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$28,474

Median Starting Salary

$55,477

#175

#175 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus
Madison, NJ

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

55

SAT Score

1,040–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,408

Median Starting Salary

$51,204

#176

#176 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Austin College
Sherman, TX

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,170–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$24,739

Median Starting Salary

$50,741

#177

#177 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Rice University
Houston, TX

Acceptance Rate

9%

Annual Degrees Awarded

53

SAT Score

1,500–1,580

Est. Net Price *

$19,902

Median Starting Salary

$48,133

#178

#178 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Iowa State University
Ames, IA

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

184

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$15,310

Median Starting Salary

$53,890

#179

#179 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

120

SAT Score

1,380–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$17,402

Median Starting Salary

$47,562

#180

#180 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Lafayette College
Easton, PA

Acceptance Rate

34%

Annual Degrees Awarded

47

SAT Score

1,350–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$37,186

Median Starting Salary

$56,383

#181

#181 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Boston University
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

114

SAT Score

1,370–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$27,829

Median Starting Salary

$52,308

#182

#182 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Millersville, PA

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

109

SAT Score

1,100–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$21,076

Median Starting Salary

$54,997

#183

#183 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Truman State University
Kirksville, MO

Acceptance Rate

45%

Annual Degrees Awarded

76

SAT Score

1,140–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$13,993

Median Starting Salary

$53,557

#184

#184 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

San Diego State University
San Diego, CA

Acceptance Rate

39%

Annual Degrees Awarded

283

SAT Score

1,100–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$13,017

Median Starting Salary

$47,444

#185

#185 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Pepperdine University
Malibu, CA

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

63

SAT Score

1,300–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$47,804

Median Starting Salary

$52,548

#186

#186 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

SUNY Oneonta
Oneonta, NY

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

100

SAT Score

1,100–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$18,129

Median Starting Salary

$56,732

#187

#187 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Millsaps College
Jackson, MS

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

30

SAT Score

1,120–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$27,260

Median Starting Salary

$52,804

#188

#188 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Colby College
Waterville, ME

Acceptance Rate

8%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,430–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$16,951

Median Starting Salary

$54,396

#189

#189 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH

Acceptance Rate

6%

Annual Degrees Awarded

53

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$19,208

Median Starting Salary

$48,648

#190

#190 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

62

SAT Score

1,490–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$18,279

Median Starting Salary

$44,810

#191

#191 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Georgia
Dahlonega, GA

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

145

SAT Score

980–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$11,721

Median Starting Salary

$51,434

#192

#192 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Centre College
Danville, KY

Acceptance Rate

63%

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

1,270–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$23,584

Median Starting Salary

$53,883

#193

#193 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

246

SAT Score

980–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$13,159

Median Starting Salary

$49,369

#194

#194 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Scripps College
Claremont, CA

Acceptance Rate

28%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,410–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$43,923

Median Starting Salary

$52,897

#195

#195 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, MA

Acceptance Rate

36%

Annual Degrees Awarded

48

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$34,679

Median Starting Salary

$60,569

#196

#196 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

CUNY Hunter College
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

191

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$4,848

Median Starting Salary

$46,085

#197

#197 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Allegheny College
Meadville, PA

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

1,130–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$26,719

Median Starting Salary

$52,618

#198

#198 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Hampden-Sydney College
Hampden-Sydney, VA

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

1,070–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$29,899

Median Starting Salary

$57,792

#199

#199 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

215

SAT Score

1,110–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$17,896

Median Starting Salary

$50,511

#200

#200 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Covenant College
Lookout Mountain, GA

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

1,170–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$25,028

Median Starting Salary

$55,010

#201

#201 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Siena College
Loudonville, NY

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

57

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$30,842

Median Starting Salary

$57,214

#202

#202 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Amherst College
Amherst, MA

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

29

SAT Score

1,430–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$21,367

Median Starting Salary

$45,893

#203

#203 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Hanover College
Hanover, IN

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

1,130–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$26,599

Median Starting Salary

$55,831

#204

#204 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, CA

Acceptance Rate

30%

Annual Degrees Awarded

158

SAT Score

1,230–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$19,184

Median Starting Salary

$51,788

#205

#205 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

St. Mary's College of Maryland
St. Mary's City, MD

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,150–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$20,714

Median Starting Salary

$56,267

#206

#206 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

166

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$18,693

Median Starting Salary

$51,970

#207

#207 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

196

SAT Score

1,100–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$16,098

Median Starting Salary

$49,443

#208

#208 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Fisk University
Nashville, TN

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

44

SAT Score

1,060–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$20,578

Median Starting Salary

$50,054

#209

#209 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Chatham University
Pittsburgh, PA

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

29

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$28,322

Median Starting Salary

$53,981

#210

#210 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

St Lawrence University
Canton, NY

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

40

SAT Score

1,270–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$33,283

Median Starting Salary

$54,238

#211

#211 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Eckerd College
Saint Petersburg, FL

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,150–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$41,857

Median Starting Salary

$55,571

#212

#212 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Vermont
Burlington, VT

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

114

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$21,849

Median Starting Salary

$56,364

#213

#213 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

CUNY Medgar Evers College
Brooklyn, NY

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

172

SAT Score

750–930

Est. Net Price *

$8,250

Median Starting Salary

$48,170

#214

#214 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Adelphi University
Garden City, NY

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

84

SAT Score

1,110–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$26,953

Median Starting Salary

$51,720

#215

#215 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

169

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$10,979

Median Starting Salary

$50,245

#216

#216 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Nebraska Wesleyan University
Lincoln, NE

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

50

SAT Score

1,100–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$25,201

Median Starting Salary

$54,721

#217

#217 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Gustavus Adolphus College
Saint Peter, MN

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

52

SAT Score

1,210–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$30,297

Median Starting Salary

$57,163

#218

#218 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Appalachian State University
Boone, NC

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

150

SAT Score

1,090–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$13,084

Median Starting Salary

$52,252

#219

#219 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wheaton College (Massachusetts)
Norton, MA

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,270–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$32,863

Median Starting Salary

$55,345

#220

#220 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Morehouse College
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

60%

Annual Degrees Awarded

52

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$35,251

Median Starting Salary

$49,081

#221

#221 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Houghton University
Houghton, NY

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,110–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$21,550

Median Starting Salary

$55,263

#222

#222 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Oglethorpe University
Atlanta, GA

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$20,094

Median Starting Salary

$49,406

#223

#223 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,110–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$21,237

Median Starting Salary

$54,860

#224

#224 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, PA

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

1,440–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$20,715

Median Starting Salary

$45,822

#225

#225 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wingate University
Wingate, NC

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

64

SAT Score

980–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$18,823

Median Starting Salary

$54,756

#226

#226 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

134

SAT Score

1,150–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$16,834

Median Starting Salary

$47,987

#227

#227 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Washington State University
Pullman, WA

Washington State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

256

SAT Score

1,030–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$17,911

Median Starting Salary

$50,181

#228

#228 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Puerto Rico-Cayey
Cayey, PR

Acceptance Rate

49%

Annual Degrees Awarded

86

SAT Score

920–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$6,726

Median Starting Salary

$51,849

#229

#229 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

111

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$43,651

Median Starting Salary

$53,879

#230

#230 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Michigan-Dearborn
Dearborn, MI

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

104

SAT Score

1,020–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$12,444

Median Starting Salary

$45,754

#231

#231 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Acceptance Rate

70%

Annual Degrees Awarded

107

SAT Score

930–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$11,508

Median Starting Salary

$47,249

#232

#232 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Presbyterian College
Clinton, SC

Acceptance Rate

59%

Annual Degrees Awarded

44

SAT Score

1,050–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$21,571

Median Starting Salary

$53,622

#233

#233 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

CUNY City College
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

149

SAT Score

1,060–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$5,181

Median Starting Salary

$46,154

#234

#234 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

204

SAT Score

980–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$15,352

Median Starting Salary

$51,535

#235

#235 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wayne State University
Detroit, MI

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

157

SAT Score

1,050–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$15,347

Median Starting Salary

$48,061

#236

#236 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

69

SAT Score

1,310–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$50,551

Median Starting Salary

$55,024

#237

#237 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

87

SAT Score

1,390–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$45,094

Median Starting Salary

$50,398

#238

#238 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Fordham University
Bronx, NY

Acceptance Rate

54%

Annual Degrees Awarded

94

SAT Score

1,340–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$43,943

Median Starting Salary

$55,680

#239

#239 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Hillsdale College
Hillsdale, MI

Acceptance Rate

21%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,370–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$24,196

Median Starting Salary

$47,618

#240

#240 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Mississippi
University, MS

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

138

SAT Score

1,100–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,289

Median Starting Salary

$50,272

#241

#241 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Stockton University
Galloway, NJ

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

112

SAT Score

1,050–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$18,515

Median Starting Salary

$52,172

#242

#242 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr, PA

Acceptance Rate

31%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,310–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$39,072

Median Starting Salary

$55,776

#243

#243 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California State University-Long Beach
Long Beach, CA

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

283

SAT Score

1,030–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$9,346

Median Starting Salary

$47,350

#244

#244 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,280–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$29,961

Median Starting Salary

$55,473

#245

#245 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Canisius College
Buffalo, NY

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,060–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$19,635

Median Starting Salary

$53,718

#246

#246 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

60

SAT Score

1,500–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$22,058

Median Starting Salary

$42,189

#247

#247 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Pacific University
Forest Grove, OR

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

42

SAT Score

1,030–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$33,472

Median Starting Salary

$54,163

#248

#248 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

191

SAT Score

1,110–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$21,163

Median Starting Salary

$48,837

#249

#249 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

New York University
New York, NY

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

95

SAT Score

1,470–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$29,499

Median Starting Salary

$48,241

#250

#250 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
Pomona, CA

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

243

SAT Score

1,010–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$12,480

Median Starting Salary

$46,713

#251

#251 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, NY

Acceptance Rate

19%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,430–1,530

Est. Net Price *

$30,603

Median Starting Salary

$50,862

#252

#252 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Clark University
Worcester, MA

Acceptance Rate

50%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,260–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$32,053

Median Starting Salary

$56,398

#253

#253 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Nevada-Reno
Reno, NV

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

172

SAT Score

1,050–1,250

Est. Net Price *

$16,670

Median Starting Salary

$50,039

#254

#254 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Florida Gulf Coast University
Fort Myers, FL

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

142

SAT Score

1,040–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$10,834

Median Starting Salary

$50,699

#255

#255 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wisconsin Lutheran College
Milwaukee, WI

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,110–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$22,682

Median Starting Salary

$54,786

#256

#256 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

East Carolina University
Greenville, NC

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

191

SAT Score

1,020–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,410

Median Starting Salary

$52,089

#257

#257 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Muhlenberg College
Allentown, PA

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,240–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$32,926

Median Starting Salary

$58,699

#258

#258 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

246

SAT Score

1,030–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$18,079

Median Starting Salary

$49,697

#259

#259 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Inter American University of Puerto Rico-San German
San German, PR

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

90

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$8,991

Median Starting Salary

$46,815

#260

#260 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Denver
Denver, CO

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

75

SAT Score

1,270–1,420

Est. Net Price *

$42,423

Median Starting Salary

$53,255

#261

#261 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Villanova University
Villanova, PA

Acceptance Rate

23%

Annual Degrees Awarded

71

SAT Score

1,400–1,500

Est. Net Price *

$34,837

Median Starting Salary

$56,789

#262

#262 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Centenary College of Louisiana
Shreveport, LA

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

30

SAT Score

1,080–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$30,050

Median Starting Salary

$53,123

#263

#263 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California Lutheran University
Thousand Oaks, CA

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

56

SAT Score

1,170–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$30,416

Median Starting Salary

$52,933

#264

#264 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Illinois College
Jacksonville, IL

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

990–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$16,296

Median Starting Salary

$53,910

#265

#265 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Northeastern University
Boston, MA

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

125

SAT Score

1,450–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$35,827

Median Starting Salary

$50,966

#266

#266 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Pomona College
Claremont, CA

Acceptance Rate

7%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,480–1,560

Est. Net Price *

$19,962

Median Starting Salary

$45,731

#267

#267 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

United States Air Force Academy
USAF Academy, CO

Acceptance Rate

16%

Annual Degrees Awarded

68

SAT Score

1,310–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$46,105

#268

#268 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, AL

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,120–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$21,153

Median Starting Salary

$53,301

#269

#269 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Drew University
Madison, NJ

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,140–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$28,183

Median Starting Salary

$53,874

#270

#270 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Whittier College
Whittier, CA

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

29

SAT Score

1,160–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$28,368

Median Starting Salary

$54,259

#271

#271 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

174

SAT Score

1,060–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$11,462

Median Starting Salary

$50,854

#272

#272 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Tennessee Technological University
Cookeville, TN

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

117

SAT Score

1,010–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$15,188

Median Starting Salary

$48,831

#273

#273 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, VA

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

30

SAT Score

1,110–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$18,129

Median Starting Salary

$55,927

#274

#274 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California State University-San Marcos
San Marcos, CA

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

195

SAT Score

950–1,130

Est. Net Price *

$10,463

Median Starting Salary

$49,366

#275

#275 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Sweet Briar College
Sweet Briar, VA

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,060–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$28,408

Median Starting Salary

$49,937

#276

#276 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Bryn Athyn College of the New Church
Bryn Athyn, PA

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

980–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$21,305

Median Starting Salary

$51,849

#277

#277 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of New Hampshire at Manchester
Manchester, NH

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,040–1,170

Est. Net Price *

$18,923

Median Starting Salary

$58,143

#278

#278 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Knox College
Galesburg, IL

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

1,210–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$26,882

Median Starting Salary

$54,001

#279

#279 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI

Acceptance Rate

77%

Annual Degrees Awarded

118

SAT Score

1,080–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$15,000

Median Starting Salary

$56,057

#280

#280 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

141

SAT Score

950–1,200

Est. Net Price *

$13,742

Median Starting Salary

$51,064

#281

#281 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Connecticut College
New London, CT

Acceptance Rate

40%

Annual Degrees Awarded

27

SAT Score

1,370–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$43,220

Median Starting Salary

$54,405

#282

#282 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX

Acceptance Rate

81%

Annual Degrees Awarded

289

SAT Score

1,000–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$14,262

Median Starting Salary

$48,842

#283

#283 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Lowell, MA

Acceptance Rate

86%

Annual Degrees Awarded

117

SAT Score

1,180–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$17,240

Median Starting Salary

$49,881

#284

#284 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The College of Wooster
Wooster, OH

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,270–1,450

Est. Net Price *

$28,976

Median Starting Salary

$55,647

#285

#285 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Saint Peter's University
Jersey City, NJ

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

53

SAT Score

970–1,170

Est. Net Price *

$11,996

Median Starting Salary

$49,780

#286

#286 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wabash College
Crawfordsville, IN

Acceptance Rate

61%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

1,120–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$22,976

Median Starting Salary

$55,814

#287

#287 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Western Colorado University
Gunnison, CO

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

47

SAT Score

1,030–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$16,672

Median Starting Salary

$54,072

#288

#288 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

132

SAT Score

1,020–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$19,327

Median Starting Salary

$49,975

#289

#289 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Washington-Bothell Campus
Bothell, WA

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

91

SAT Score

1,200–1,440

Est. Net Price *

$9,357

Median Starting Salary

$49,027

#290

#290 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Texas State University
San Marcos, TX

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

206

SAT Score

990–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$14,120

Median Starting Salary

$50,778

#291

#291 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

121

SAT Score

1,040–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$14,417

Median Starting Salary

$50,756

#292

#292 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

SUNY College at Old Westbury
Old Westbury, NY

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

84

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$12,329

Median Starting Salary

$49,769

#293

#293 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Hobart William Smith Colleges
Geneva, NY

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

32

SAT Score

1,230–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$34,259

Median Starting Salary

$59,117

#294

#294 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA

Acceptance Rate

4%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,540–1,590

Est. Net Price *

$20,232

Median Starting Salary

$44,408

#295

#295 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wartburg College
Waverly, IA

Acceptance Rate

97%

Annual Degrees Awarded

31

SAT Score

1,010–1,200

Est. Net Price *

$23,683

Median Starting Salary

$57,092

#296

#296 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Ouachita Baptist University
Arkadelphia, AR

Acceptance Rate

72%

Annual Degrees Awarded

28

SAT Score

1,080–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$21,677

Median Starting Salary

$53,325

#297

#297 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California State University-Fullerton
Fullerton, CA

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

235

SAT Score

1,000–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$7,925

Median Starting Salary

$48,345

#298

#298 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California State University-Monterey Bay
Seaside, CA

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

122

SAT Score

960–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$11,435

Median Starting Salary

$49,817

#299

#299 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Northland College
Ashland, WI

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

1,030–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$23,252

Median Starting Salary

$53,887

#300

#300 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

88

SAT Score

1,200–1,390

Est. Net Price *

$44,190

Median Starting Salary

$53,218

#301

#301 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH

Acceptance Rate

35%

Annual Degrees Awarded

39

SAT Score

1,370–1,510

Est. Net Price *

$46,462

Median Starting Salary

$58,563

#302

#302 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Randolph College
Lynchburg, VA

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

1,000–1,230

Est. Net Price *

$22,886

Median Starting Salary

$54,280

#303

#303 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Northern Michigan University
Marquette, MI

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

98

SAT Score

990–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$17,346

Median Starting Salary

$53,342

#304

#304 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Gordon College
Wenham, MA

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,100–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$24,483

Median Starting Salary

$57,094

#305

#305 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Tallahassee, FL

Acceptance Rate

33%

Annual Degrees Awarded

95

SAT Score

1,010–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$11,583

Median Starting Salary

$48,644

#306

#306 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ

Acceptance Rate

66%

Annual Degrees Awarded

89

SAT Score

1,200–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$17,762

Median Starting Salary

$44,987

#307

#307 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Ball State University
Muncie, IN

Acceptance Rate

69%

Annual Degrees Awarded

135

SAT Score

1,100–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$12,615

Median Starting Salary

$55,099

#308

#308 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

University of Minnesota-Morris
Morris, MN

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

43

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$11,169

Median Starting Salary

$52,649

#309

#309 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Claflin University
Orangeburg, SC

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

50

SAT Score

870–1,010

Est. Net Price *

$19,951

Median Starting Salary

$50,239

#310

#310 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Carroll College
Helena, MT

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

920–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$23,916

Median Starting Salary

$55,834

#311

#311 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Mississippi State University
Mississippi State, MS

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

144

SAT Score

1,080–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$15,364

Median Starting Salary

$48,118

#312

#312 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,420–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$24,733

Median Starting Salary

$57,016

#313

#313 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA

Acceptance Rate

14%

Annual Degrees Awarded

25

SAT Score

1,440–1,550

Est. Net Price *

$21,362

Median Starting Salary

$48,919

#314

#314 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Purdue University-Main Campus
West Lafayette, IN

Acceptance Rate

53%

Annual Degrees Awarded

111

SAT Score

1,230–1,480

Est. Net Price *

$12,576

Median Starting Salary

$52,912

#315

#315 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Lycoming College
Williamsport, PA

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

22

SAT Score

1,060–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$19,697

Median Starting Salary

$52,740

#316

#316 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Dillard University
New Orleans, LA

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

30

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$18,949

Median Starting Salary

$48,712

#317

#317 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Alabama A & M University
Normal, AL

Acceptance Rate

68%

Annual Degrees Awarded

84

SAT Score

830–1,040

Est. Net Price *

$14,600

Median Starting Salary

$49,291

#318

#318 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ

Acceptance Rate

80%

Annual Degrees Awarded

200

SAT Score

990–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$17,115

Median Starting Salary

$51,142

#319

#319 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Saint Louis University
Saint Louis, MO

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

74

SAT Score

1,240–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$29,651

Median Starting Salary

$53,782

#320

#320 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

California State University-Sacramento
Sacramento, CA

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

293

SAT Score

930–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$11,596

Median Starting Salary

$49,161

#321

#321 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Florida Southern College
Lakeland, FL

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

47

SAT Score

1,100–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$27,324

Median Starting Salary

$53,327

#322

#322 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Agnes Scott College
Decatur, GA

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,160–1,380

Est. Net Price *

$24,305

Median Starting Salary

$51,691

#323

#323 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
West Chester, PA

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

122

SAT Score

1,090–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$22,973

Median Starting Salary

$56,430

#324

#324 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Earlham College
Richmond, IN

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

15

SAT Score

1,160–1,410

Est. Net Price *

$25,746

Median Starting Salary

$51,398

#325

#325 Best College for Biology/Biological Sciences, General in the U.S.

Luther College
Decorah, IA