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Biology

Missouri State University

12 months
Duration
17248 USD/year
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About

In Missouri State University’s Master of Science in Biology program, you will gain a solid understanding of the scientific process.

Overview

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
  • Tri-Beta
  • Students for a Sustainable Future
  • Wildlife Society of MSU
  • Pre-Veterinary Club
  • Ozarks Biological Graduate Society

Programme Structure

Areas of research include:
  • Animal behavior
  • Aquatic biology
  • Cellular biology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Physiology
  • Systematics
  • Wildlife conservation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17248 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8576 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8576 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Springfield

725 - 1020 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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