12 months
Duration
1092 USD/credit 32760 USD/year
423 USD/credit 12690 USD/year
423 USD/credit 12690 USD/year
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About

The M.A. degree in Biology at University of Missouri - Kansas City is a one-year pre-professional degree program (June to May) that provides students with the broad, general knowledge of biology that is necessary for successful admission into medical, osteopathic, dental, pharmacy and veterinary programs. 

Overview

About Biology at University of Missouri - Kansas City

You will learn about human anatomy, biochemistry, cell biology, genetics and physiology throughout your time spent at our university.

Students graduating from this program will:

  • Students will be able to integrate fundamental concepts in anatomy, biochemistry, cell biology and physiology.
  • Students will be able to apply basic biological sciences knowledge to clinical situations.
  • Students will be able to create a professional and reflective professional school application.
  • Students will develop strategies for conducting professional school interviews.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Gross Anatomy for Nurse Anesthetists
  • Biochemistry
  • Mammalian Physiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Cell and Molecular Biology 
  • Human Genomic Epidemiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BS or BA in Biology or Chemistry (preferred).
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Statement of purpose.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    32760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1092 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    12690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 423 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 423 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Kansas City

980 - 1596 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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