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Biology for Science Teachers

Washington University in St. Louis

M.Sc. Blended
24 months
Duration
56300 USD/year
56300 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The two-year Biology for Science Teachers program at Washington University in St. Louis is designed to fit the schedules of working teachers. It consists of two summer institutes, three weeks each, in residence at Washington University.

Overview

The remaining course work during the academic years will be completed online. Summer housing is available for out of town students and included in the cost of the program.

Teachers in the Biology for Science Teachers program at Washington University in St. Louis continue working together throughout the summer and online courses, using social media to develop a professional networking group.

Program Benefits

  • Earn a Master of Science in Biology from Washington University in two years while continuing to work at your current job.
  • Learn from leading researchers in St. Louis and top-notch faculty at Washington University, one of the most prominent research universities in the country.
  • Gain skills to build your department as a team and acquire nationwide contacts with colleagues who are working to strengthen biology education.
  • Spend two three-week summer sessions at Washington University’s main campus, participating in courses with renowned faculty. Housing and on-campus meals are included in the program cost.
  • Participate in professional networks to keep in touch with colleagues and to provide support when writing papers and conference proposals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ecology and Environmental Sciences
  • Biological Evolution
  • Neuroscience and Behavior
  • Chemistry for Biology Teachers
  • Case Studies in Biology
  • Plants and People
  • Matter and Energy Transformations
  • Molecular Basis of Heredity

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International students considering submission of an application to Washington University for graduate study should have a general familiarity with academic practices and university customs in the United States.
  • All international students are required to present evidence of their ability to support themselves financially during graduate study. 
  • International students whose native language is not English must submit score reports from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56300 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    56300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56300 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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