Considering an Online Biology Certification?

Penn Foster Career School, the school below with the highest ranking, has proven itself as a leader in certifying students in biology to become successful biologists, marine biologists, wildlife biologists, molecular biologists, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently 29,630 individuals employed as biological scientists in America, and their average annual salary is $69,430. Zoologists and wildlife biologists make on average $60,670 per year and there are about 17,460 of them employed today .

Biology Common Job Tasks
  • researching wildlife
  • studying organisms
  • performing lab tests
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Wildlife/Forestry Conservation

Turn your love of "the great outdoors" into a rewarding career with the Penn Foster Career School Wildlife/Forestry Conservation Program. Train quickly and conveniently with our proven distance learning method. Earn your Career Diploma in Wildlife/Forestry Conservation in as little as five months! You'll learn all about: Wildlife law enforcement and population management Forest ecology and protection Park and recreational facility operation Field equipment and safety And you'll learn it all at home — no classroom needed!

Physical Therapy

Ashworth College's Career Diploma in Physical Therapy Aide program gives students the opportunity to learn how to assist patients suffering from a variety of injuries and problems. This program is intended to teach about the physical therapy profession and career opportunities for aides. Students also have a chance to learn about ethical and legal issues, medical records, terminology, safety and preparation, and wheelchairs and assistive devices. Ashworth College provides students in this program with an illustrated lesson book, study guides, a career search guide, and a time management guide.

Biology Programs by State & City

Top 20 US Biology Schools (campus and online)

Harvard University
Total Programs 113
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 1st
Yale University
Total Programs 132
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 2nd
Stanford University
Total Programs 126
Number of Subjects 95
Rank in USA 3rd
Columbia University in the City of New York
Total Programs 192
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 4th
University of Pennsylvania
Total Programs 188
Number of Subjects 140
Rank in USA 5th
University of California-Berkeley
Total Programs 145
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 6th
University of California-Los Angeles
Total Programs 168
Number of Subjects 111
Rank in USA 7th
Princeton University
Total Programs 56
Number of Subjects 59
Rank in USA 8th
Brown University
Total Programs 135
Number of Subjects 88
Rank in USA 9th
University of Southern California
Total Programs 251
Number of Subjects 166
Rank in USA 10th
Northwestern University
Total Programs 197
Number of Subjects 139
Rank in USA 11th
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Total Programs 67
Number of Subjects 67
Rank in USA 12th
New York University
Total Programs 204
Number of Subjects 146
Rank in USA 13th
Dartmouth College
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 68
Rank in USA 14th
Duke University
Total Programs 77
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 15th
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Total Programs 106
Number of Subjects 103
Rank in USA 16th
Vanderbilt University
Total Programs 144
Number of Subjects 81
Rank in USA 17th
The University of Texas at Austin
Total Programs 169
Number of Subjects 141
Rank in USA 18th
Johns Hopkins University
Total Programs 178
Number of Subjects 136
Rank in USA 19th
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Total Programs 148
Number of Subjects 126
Rank in USA 20th