12 Best colleges for Biology in Philadelphia, PA

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Below is a list of best universities in Philadelphia ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 16.9M citations received by 468K academic papers made by 12 universities in Philadelphia 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.

1. University of Pennsylvania

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1525
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$14,578

2. Thomas Jefferson University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$24,227

3. Temple University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
72%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$11,292
Enrollment
35,626

4. Drexel University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1310
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$26,076

5. University of the Sciences

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1215
Net Price
$29,948
Receiving Aid
100%

6. Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
12%
Enrollment
3,062
Male:Female
37:63

7. Chestnut Hill College

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
98%
Average SAT
995
Net Price
$26,658
Receiving Aid
98%

8. Saint Joseph's University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$33,438

9. La Salle University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
81%
Net Price
$24,130
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$22,122

10. Moore College of Art and Design

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
58%
Net Price
$38,354
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$26,113

11. University of the Arts in Pennsylvania

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
85%
Net Price
$25,932
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$26,798

12. Holy Family University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1075
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$11,935

Universities for Biology near Philadelphia

Distance, km
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University
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City
14 Haverford College 437
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Haverford, Pennsylvania
15 Bryn Mawr College 387
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Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
17 Swarthmore College 355
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Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
18 Villanova University 272
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Villanova, Pennsylvania
19 Widener University 557
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Chester, Pennsylvania
27 Rowan University 315
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Glassboro, New Jersey
37 West Chester University of Pennsylvania 435
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
48 College of New Jersey 360
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Ewing Township, New Jersey
51 Rider University 547
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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
59 University of Delaware 103
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Newark, Delaware