12 months
27510 USD/year
27510 USD/year
12764 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The graduate programs at Clemson University in biological sciences, offered through the Department of Biological Sciences, include the MS and PhD degrees. The overall goals of the program are to develop scientists with strong interdisciplinary skills in research design, critical thinking and communication in biological sciences, as well as expertise in a specific research area.


Learning outcomes

The Biological Sciences department  at Clemson University emphasizes basic, discovery-based scholarship. Many of the faculty are involved in research that will improve biomedical technology or lead to better environmental conservation and management practices. They work at research sites and with collaborators here at Clemson, around the Southeast, and across the nation and internationally as well.

Programme Structure

The Biological Sciences program offers specializations in:

  •  Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  •  Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
  •  Comparative Organismal Biology
  • Seminar 
  • Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The Clemson University Graduate School oversees the admissions process for all graduate programs at Clemson University. Criteria used in making decisions will vary according to the college and program you’re applying for, but all decisions include an evaluation of your potential for graduate-level work and the ability of a program to accommodate additional students.

Typically, each academic department accepting graduate students will form an admissions committee and review all requests, then forward the committee’s recommendations to the Graduate School for final approval and processing. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13755 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    27510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13755 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12764 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6382 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Clemson

1104 - 1921 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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