University of Arkansas

12 months
28042 USD/year
28042 USD/year
10336 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Entomology at University of Arkansas offers students the opportunity to study insects and microbes to better understand interactions between organisms and to improve agricultural production systems.


The Entomology Entomology program offered by University of Arkansas  prepares students for careers in many fields including pest control, applied ecology, human health, veterinary biology, agriculture, or forestry.

Graduates with M.S. in Entomology from University of Arkansas will:

  • gain knowledge in molecular biology, pest management, community ecology, and evolution.
  • complete a thesis and can apply tools of genomics, microscopy, integrated pest management or pollinator biology. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Insect Diversity and Taxonomy
  • Insect Ecology
  • Insect Physiology and Molecular Biology
  • Insect Pest Management
  • Introductory Entomology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.S. from an accredited institution with GPA >3.00* in a related field from an accredited institution 
  • GRE scores for verbal, quantitative and writing tests
  • Suitable preparation in physical or biological sciences or related areas
  • >4.5 on TWE
  • A statement of purpose letter that describes who you are, your professional career goals, the reasons why you want to study for a Entomology or Plant Pathology graduate degree and the area(s) of Entomology or Plant Pathology you wish to study.
  • A resume or CV.
  • Three letters of reference and the contact information for the reference letters
  • Graduate Assistantship Application Form (if applicable) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28042 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    28042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28042 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10336 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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