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Biology

Texas Tech University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
15251 USD/year
15251 USD/year
7781 USD/year
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About

World class research faculty that work with a wide variety of organisms including plants, animals and microbes prepare students for careers in industry or the private sector for students looking for a position right out of graduate school. In addition, those students who wish to pursue a PhD in Biology often earn the Master of Science in Biology at Texas Tech University first.

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Overview

The Master of Science in Biology at Texas Tech University provides students with advanced training in biological fields ranging from:

  • ecology
  • evolutionary
  • biology and genomics to cancer biology
  • comparative physiology
  • molecular biology. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • animal physiology
  • ecology
  • evolution and systematic biology
  • microbiology
  • plant physiology
  • plant biotechnology
  • quantitative biology.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

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.
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.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
79 (required)
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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Unofficial transcripts of ALL post-secondary institutions attended, including a copy of official English translations for each transcript
  • Unofficial copies of all post-secondary diplomas earned*
  • Unofficial proof of English proficiency
  • Proof of financial support*
  • Passport bio page
  • GRE
  • Written Statement
  • Letter of Reference (3)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15251 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15251 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    15251 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15251 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    7781 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7781 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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