12 months
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18548 USD/year
18548 USD/year
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About

The graduate programs in Marine Biology from University of North Carolina Wilmington are designed to prepare students for further graduate work leading to a Ph.D.

Overview

The Marine Biology from University of North Carolina Wilmington Learning Outcomes

  • A graduate student should be able to develop a research plan.
  • A graduate student should be able to present and defend a research plan.
  • A graduate student should be able to independently answer questions regarding their research field.
  • A graduate student should be able to communicate his or her research to a broadly-trained public audience.
  • A graduate student should be able to write up his or her research in the form of a manuscript for publication in a scientific journal.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Topics in Cellular and Molecular Biology 
  • Advanced Topics in Evolutionary Biology 
  • Advanced Topics in Evolutionary Biology Laboratory
  • Advanced Topics in Ecology
  • Advanced Topics in Physiology
  • Estuarine Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Research Interest:  Research Interests Form 
  • Research Interest Statement: Describe your general research interests. It is not necessary to designate a specific project, but you may instead wish to focus on broad areas of interest and specific faculty members who you think would be a good fit for you as your advisor. Also include any background information that you believe is relevant, such as prior research or work history, or academic experiences that you think have helped prepare you for graduate school. (1-2 pages is recommended)
  • UNCW Faculty:  Should make initial contact with the faculty with whom you wish to work
  • Curriculum Vitae 
  • Bachelor's Degree:  Bachelor's degree from a biology-related field required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    18548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4720 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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