Best Universities for Biology in North America

Below is the list of best universities in North America ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 190M citations received by 3.02M academic papers made by 932 universities in North America was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Biology

#1 in North America
#1 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

For Biology

#2 in North America
#2 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Biology

#3 in North America
#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

For Biology

#4 in North America
#4 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

For Biology

#5 in North America
#5 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

For Biology

#6 in North America
#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Biology

#7 in North America
#7 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

For Biology

#8 in North America
#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

For Biology

#9 in North America
#9 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

For Biology

#10 in North America
#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,233

For Biology

#11 in North America
#11 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,998

For Biology

#12 in North America
#12 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

For Biology

#13 in North America
#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

For Biology

#14 in North America
#15 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Biology

#15 in North America
#17 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Biology

#16 in North America
#19 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Biology

#17 in North America
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

For Biology

#18 in North America
#1 in Canada
#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
43%
Enrollment
95,055
Founded
1827

For Biology

#19 in North America
#22 in the World
Enrollment
358
Male:Female
24:76
Founded
1941

For Biology

#20 in North America
#23 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

For Biology

#21 in North America
#24 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

For Biology

#22 in North America
#26 in the World
Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

For Biology

#23 in North America
#27 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

For Biology

#24 in North America
#28 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1490
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$28,344

For Biology

#25 in North America
#30 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

For Biology

#26 in North America
#31 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

For Biology

#27 in North America
#32 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Net Price
$12,497
Receiving Aid
69%
Average Aid
$1,500

For Biology

#28 in North America
#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

For Biology

#29 in North America
#2 in Canada
#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
53%
Enrollment
59,659
Founded
1908

For Biology

#30 in North America
#35 in the World
Acceptance Rate
3%
Enrollment
1,607
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1900

For Biology

#31 in North America
#39 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

For Biology

#32 in North America
#40 in the World
Enrollment
2,299
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1943

For Biology

#33 in North America
#41 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$25,672

For Biology

#34 in North America
#42 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

For Biology

#35 in North America
#43 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$45,417

For Biology

#36 in North America
#45 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

For Biology

#37 in North America
#46 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

For Biology

#38 in North America
#3 in Canada
#47 in the World
Acceptance Rate
47%
Enrollment
40,036
Founded
1821

For Biology

#39 in North America
#50 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1435
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$39,759

For Biology

#40 in North America
#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$25,804

For Biology

#41 in North America
#52 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$36,002

For Biology

#42 in North America
#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Biology

#43 in North America
#57 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
92%

For Biology

#44 in North America
#58 in the World
Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Biology

#45 in North America
#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

For Biology

#46 in North America
#62 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

For Biology

#47 in North America
#63 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Biology

#48 in North America
#67 in the World
Enrollment
255
Male:Female
55:45
Founded
1901

For Biology

#49 in North America
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1555
Average ACT
36
Net Price
$26,591

For Biology

#50 in North America
#4 in Canada
#70 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1908

For Biology

#51 in North America
#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1209
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
96%

For Biology

#52 in North America
#72 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

For Biology

#53 in North America
#73 in the World
Acceptance Rate
30%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
74%

For Biology

#54 in North America
#74 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
1,298
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1963

For Biology

#55 in North America
#81 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Biology

#56 in North America
#83 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$36,254

For Biology

#57 in North America
#86 in the World
Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

For Biology

#58 in North America
#87 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,154

For Biology

#59 in North America
#92 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Biology

#60 in North America
#93 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

For Biology

#61 in North America
#96 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

For Biology

#62 in North America
#97 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

For Biology

#63 in North America
#98 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

For Biology

#64 in North America
#105 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
7,137
Male:Female
26:74
Founded
1807

For Biology

#65 in North America
#106 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$32,720

For Biology

#66 in North America
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,035
Male:Female
32:68
Founded
1887

For Biology

#67 in North America
#111 in the World
Acceptance Rate
33%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$31,726

For Biology

#68 in North America
#118 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
67%

For Biology

#69 in North America
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

For Biology

#70 in North America
#5 in Canada
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1964

For Biology

#71 in North America
#6 in Canada
#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
45,360
Founded
1878

For Biology

#72 in North America
#131 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

For Biology

#73 in North America
#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
1,292
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1962

For Biology

#74 in North America
#7 in Canada
#133 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
33,000
Founded
1966

For Biology

#75 in North America
#134 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

For Biology

#76 in North America
#135 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
3,478
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1959

For Biology

#77 in North America
#138 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

For Biology

#78 in North America
#139 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

For Biology

#79 in North America
#8 in Canada
#143 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1852

For Biology

#80 in North America
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
91%

For Biology

#81 in North America
#9 in Canada
#150 in the World
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
30,117
Founded
1887

For Biology

#82 in North America
#152 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
88%

For Biology

#83 in North America
#154 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,215

For Biology

#84 in North America
#159 in the World
Enrollment
3,458
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1891

For Biology

#85 in North America
#161 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
81%

For Biology

#86 in North America
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

For Biology

#87 in North America
#163 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

For Biology

#88 in North America
#165 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1450
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
73%

For Biology

#89 in North America
#170 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$29,255

For Biology

#90 in North America
#175 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,659

For Biology

#91 in North America
#183 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Biology

#92 in North America
#184 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
76%

For Biology

#93 in North America
#10 in Canada
#188 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
27,300
Founded
1878

For Biology

#94 in North America
#193 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1500
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,525

For Biology

#95 in North America
#197 in the World
Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
5,608
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1972

For Biology

#96 in North America
#200 in the World
Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
92%

For Biology

#97 in North America
#201 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

For Biology

#98 in North America
#203 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

For Biology

#99 in North America
#11 in Canada
#204 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
29,800
Founded
1877

For Biology

#100 in North America
#210 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$8,453
Enrollment
20,854