M.Sc. On Campus


East Tennessee State University

12 months
43260 USD/year
43260 USD/year
18030 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master of Science degree program in Biology at the 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. 

Key Features 

  • Students successfully completing the M.S. program are encouraged to seek doctoral degrees. 
  • The Biology program at the East Tennessee State University has financial support available in the form of Graduate Assistantships and Tuition Scholarships.

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


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    43260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    43260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 601 USD per credit 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.


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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