Engage in research that enhances your skills and advances scientific knowledge. Learn the appropriate processes for writing and presenting your research.
We offer a master degree in Biology at Missouri State University. During your time at Missouri State, you’ll be actively engaged in research. You will also take oral and written comprehensive exams in order to complete your degree. Your advisor will help you design a program of study that supports your research and career goals.
Connect with student organizations
Get involved with other students who share your interests, take part in networking events and enjoy practical opportunities to apply your skills.
- Pre-Medical Society
- Students for a Sustainable Future
- Wildlife Society of MSU
- Pre-Veterinary Club
- Ozarks Biological Graduate Society
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureAreas of research include:
- Animal behavior
- Aquatic biology
- Cellular biology
- Wildlife conservation
- 12 months
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DisciplinesBiology Biochemistry View 574 other Masters in Biochemistry in United States
- The student must have a minimum of 24 undergraduate hours (or equivalent) in biology. In the case of a student whose preparation for formal graduate study is judged to be inadequate (including cognate areas such as chemistry, physics, or mathematics), a program of prerequisite course work may be outlined for the purpose of properly supplementing his/her preparation. Such courses will not be credited as course requirements for the degree.
- Candidates for admission to programs in biology are required to have a GPA of at least 2.75 (on a 4.00 scale) for the last 60 semester hours of undergraduate work and a 3.00 average in biology. A GPA of at least 3.00 is required to be considered for a graduate assistantship.
- Scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), General Test must be submitted.
- A statement of interest and three letters of reference are required for admission to the degree program.
International17248 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17248 USD per year during 12 months.
National8576 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8576 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State8576 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8576 USD per year during 12 months.
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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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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