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Biology

University of Guam

12 months
Duration
11034 USD/year
11034 USD/year
5517 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The College of Natural and Applied Sciences at University of Guam offers a Master of Science Degree in Biology. Courses for the Master of Science Degree are taught by faculty from the College and Applied Sciences, the Marine Laboratory and the Water and Environmental Research Institute.

Overview

The program is designed to serve those students who are pursuing a research-oriented career at the master’s level, those using the master’s degree as a stepping stone to a doctorate, a career in natural resource management or environmental consulting, and biology teachers who have fulfilled requirements for teacher’s certification but seek a broader knowledge of biology. 

In addition to obtaining the Master of Science in Biology, candidates have the opportunity to study in one of the most interesting regions in the Western Pacific. 

Key Features

  • The Graduate Program in Biology at University of Guam has many facets comparable to mainland programs and provides outstanding opportunities in tropical marine science (see the section on the Marine Laboratory in this Bulletin).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Advanced Statistical Methods 
  • Biological Literature And Scientific Writing 
  • Current Topics In Cellular Biology 
  • Population Ecology 
  • Population Ecology Laboratory 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an application for Graduate Admission. Apply online here. 
  • Submit an official Bachelor's Transcript with degree conferred directly from issuing institution. If you earned your bachelor's degree from UOG, this requirement is waived.
  • Submit the following: Letter of Intent and Statement, Resume, at least 2 signed Letters of Recommendation (some degree program requires 3), and proof of residency (refer to Residency Policy). 
  • Obtain Graduate Program Entry Form and submit a signed copy to Graduate Admissions Office.
  • Submit health requirements (updated within 6 months for PPD, MMR 1 & 2) and Medical History Form.
  • Once ALL requirements are met, you may register for courses: complete this registration form and submit.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11034 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11034 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11034 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5517 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5517 USD per year during 12 months.

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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