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Natural Sciences at UC Davis

The Bachelors of Science in Natural Sciences prepares students for a wide array of careers and opportunities, both inside and outside of the sciences. This interdisciplinary major allows students to take preparatory sciences courses in each of the fields of natural sciences, and then study two of these fields in depth.

Admission consideration to the Natural Sciences major is closed to freshman and transfer applicants as the major has been discontinued effective fall 2018. The Natural Sciences major is also closed to on-campus transfers beginning 2017-2018.

The major is well-suited to prepare students for careers in teaching, business, law, journalism, politics, medicine, or any number of scientific fields.

The major is housed in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences.