Biological Sciences

Ranked in 2014 | Biological Sciences Rankings Methodology

A graduate degree in biological sciences gives students a broad base of knowledge in the life sciences. The discipline also offers many specialties, such as cell or molecular biology. These are the best schools for biological sciences.

Rank School name Score
#209 Portland State University

Portland, OR

2.1
#9 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

4.5
#55 Purdue University—​West Lafayette

West Lafayette, IN

3.3
#93 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, NY

2.9
#42 Rice University

Houston, TX

3.5
#14 Rockefeller University

New York, NY

4.3
#130 Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

North Chicago, IL

2.6
#188 Rush University

Chicago, IL

2.2
#93 Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Newark, NJ

2.9
#68 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ

3.2
#130 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​Newark

Newark, NJ

2.6
#9 Scripps Research Institute

La Jolla, CA

4.5
#209 South Dakota State University

Brookings, SD

2.1
#175 Southern Illinois University—​Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

2.3
#175 Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX

2.3
#209 St. John's University

Queens, NY

2.1
#106 St. Louis University

St. Louis, MO

2.8
#1 Stanford University

Stanford, CA

4.9
#55 Stony Brook University—​SUNY

Stony Brook, NY

3.3
#164 SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Syracuse, NY

2.4
#209 SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Brooklyn, NY

2.1
#164 SUNY Upstate Medical Center

Syracuse, NY

2.4
#115 Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY

2.7
#175 Teachers College, Columbia University

New York, NY

2.3
#130 Temple University

Philadelphia, PA

2.6

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