Areas of specialization include molecular and cellular biology, terrestrial and aquatic ecology, systematics, and physiology and developmental biology.
The Department of Biology prepares graduate students to:
- Acquire training in a chosen subdiscipline of biology
- Learn research techniques used in the subdiscipline
- Develop presentation skills
- Develop publication skills
- Demonstrate knowledge of a chosen subfield, including the most recent advances in research
- Apply appropriate research techniques (i.e., field or lab)
- Effectively communicate research and findings in a professional context
- Effectively write papers for publication
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- Current Topics in Biology
- Integrated Bioinformatics
- Special Topics in Biology
- Patterns of Mammalian Reproduction
- Physiological Ecology
- Ecosystems Ecology
- Conservation Applications
- Evolution and Molecular Markers
- Environmental Remote Sensing
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBiology View 848 other Masters in Biology in United States
- Application to graduate study, including the application for Virginia in-state tuition.
- Personal statement submitted with the online application.
- $70 application fee.
- Three reference letters submitted through the online application.
- Transcripts from each institution you attended are required.
- Official test scores, if required by your program.
- Your resume, if requested by the department to which you are applying.
International27971 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27971 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National14497 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 14497 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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