- Candidates are expected to demonstrate a strong background in the life sciences and a clear commitment to independent laboratory, field and/or theoretical research.
- The department offers opportunities for original work in a wide variety of fields, including animal behavior, biochemistry, cell and developmental biology, ecology, environmental science, evolutionary biology, genetics, marine biology, microbiology, molecular biology, neurobiology, plant sciences and physiology. Students pursuing the master of science degree are required to participate in the graduate seminar (BIO 507) and are expected to undertake a course of study, designed in conjunction with their adviser, that will include appropriate courses both within and outside the department.
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- Seminar on Recent Advances and Current Problems in the
- Advanced Studies in Molecular Biology
- Advanced Studies in Botany
- Advanced Studies in Microbiology
- Advanced Studies in Zoology
- Advanced Studies in Environmental Biology
- 24 months
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DisciplinesBiology View 868 other Masters in Biology in United States
- the formal application
- application fee ($60)
- official transcripts of the undergraduate record
- letters of recommendation from instructors at the undergraduate institution
- GRE - required for applicants to the MS in biological sciences
- applicants from non–English-speaking countries must submit official results of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
- a paper written in an advanced undergraduate course; MFA playwriting candidates must also submit one or more full-length scripts or the equivalent
- application for financial aid (for non–U.S. citizens; if applicable)
International46010 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 46010 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National46010 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 46010 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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