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Genetics

University of New Hampshire

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
1270 USD/credit
1270 USD/credit
770 USD/credit
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About

Recent innovations in the fields of genetics and genomics are driving new discoveries, and with an M.S. in genetics, you can contribute to the advancement of public and human health research, practice and policy. 

Overview

At UNH, the M.S. in genetics is an interdisciplinary program made up of faculty from multiple departments and from the Hubbard Center for Genome Studies. You can participate in cutting-edge research in disease and cancer genetics, genomics and bioinformatics, biodiversity and molecular ecology, and transcriptional and translational regulation. 

UNH is ranked among the nation’s highest-performing research universities, having earned a Carnegie Classification R1. The university’s research portfolio brings in more than $110 million in competitive external funding each year. An accelerated B.S./M.S. program also is available for undergraduate students. 

POTENTIAL CAREERS 

  • Biochemist 
  • Biotech consultant 
  • Epidemiologist 
  • Genetic counselor 
  • Health educator 
  • Lab manager 
  • Research scientist

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Genetics of Prokaryotic Microbes
  • Population and Quantitative Genetics
  • Human Genetics
  • Genomics and Bioinformatics
  • Special Topics
  • Master's Thesis

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

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.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Pre-application (strongly encouraged)
  • A completed online application
  • Official translated undergraduate/graduate transcripts
  • Official standardized test scores 
  • Recommendation letters (3)
  • Application fee ($65) 
  • Personal Statement/Essay Questions

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1270 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1270 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1270 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1270 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    770 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 770 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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