Biology, M.Sc. | East Tennessee State University | Johnson City, United States
12 months
25856 USD/year
33252 USD/year
10558 USD/year
Tuition fee
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At Biology from East Tennessee State University one of the strengths of our department is the involvement of undergraduate students in research, with faculty members enthusiastically accepting undergraduates as contributing members of their research teams.  


Biology from East Tennessee State University is designed to provide a broad-based education while developing research skills. Areas of particular interest to the faculty include Anatomy, Aquatic Biology, Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Cell Biology, Conservation Biology, Developmental Biology, Ecology, Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology, Population Biology, Physiology, Science Education, and Systematics.  


Our program helps prepare our graduates for careers in the health sciences, natural resource conservation, industry, and academia. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Cell/Molecular Biology
  • Organismal Biology
  • Ecology/Evolution
  • Systematic Biology
  • Biometry
  • Bibliographic Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

In order to receive full consideration, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit all materials by February 1 (for fall admission).


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts may be submitted with your application. Official transcripts will be required upon acceptance to a Graduate program.
  • 3 recommendations to be submitted through the online application
  • 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in mathematics and science courses
  • GRE
  • A statement about why you wish to pursue this degree.
  • Undergraduate major in the life or physical sciences
  • A course in Calculus and/or a course in Probability and Statistics is recommended

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12928 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16626 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10558 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5279 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Johnson City

1017 - 1889 USD /month
Living costs

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


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