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Biology

Case Western Reserve University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
46524 USD/year
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About

The Biology program of Case Western Reserve University offers both thesis and non-thesis Master of Science degree programs. Both programs require a minimum of 30 semester hours of courses at the 300 level or higher.

Overview

The purpose of the Biology program of Case Western Reserve University is to provide advanced exposure to biology for interested professionals, to provide additional training for those wishing to resume or change careers, or to provide additional preparation in biology for students interested in pursuing professional studies in the health sciences. Students are required to write and defend a Master of Science thesis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biotechnology Laboratory: Genes and Genetic Engineering
  • Principles of Neural Science
  • Fitting Models to Data: Maximum Likelihood Methods and Model Selection
  • Biology Field Studies
  • Taming the Tree of Life: Phylogenetic Comparative Methods-from Concept to Practical Application
  • Quantitative Biology Laboratory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
2.5
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.
Required

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.
90
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).
7
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.
61

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in one of the sciences (four-year degree). International students with less than the U.S. equivalent of a four-year degree that have taken additional coursework should contact a credentialing service to evaluate your credentials.
  • Acceptance by the Graduate Admissions Committee of the Department of Biology.
  • Acceptance by the Graduate School of the university.
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5, with a grade point average of at least 2.9 in the sciences.
  • Submission of test scores from the Graduate Record Examination TOEFL scores required for international students).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    46524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23262 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    46524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23262 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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