Small class sizes increase your chances of getting research published and participating in hands-on experiments.
We offer a master degree in Cell and Molecular Biology at Missouri State University. Our curriculum is intensive and features a human focus designed to allow you to learn about a variety of health careers. You may have opportunities to teach undergraduate students, helping others discover a passion for understanding human life and health.
Applicants will be evaluated for admission based upon their submitted materials. By the end of the first semester, candidates must be accepted into a research laboratory by a member of the Graduate Faculty who becomes the student's advisor.
- On comprehensive exams, exhibit an advanced knowledge base in genetics, cell and molecular biology, and anatomy and physiology.
- Demonstrate advanced laboratory bench skills, lab notebook record keeping, and team work.
- When conducting research, be able to construct and test formulated hypotheses related to graduate research projects.
- Be able to critique and professionally present primary literature articles in the general biomedical sciences field, and exhibit clear and concise communication of scientific data.
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- Concepts and Laboratory in the Life Sciences
- Introduction to the Biomedical Sciences
- Introduction to Medical Laboratory Sciences
- Human Genetics
- Human Genetics with Laboratory
- Biomolecular Interactions
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesHuman Medicine Biochemistry Genetics View 445 other Masters in Genetics in United States
- Two semesters of organic chemistry
- Two semesters of physics
- A course in calculus
- A bachelor's degree from a Missouri State University recognized accredited college or university and a grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, overall, or for the last 60 hours
- an official transcript including all undergraduate work
- three letters of recommendation
- GRE scores
- a statement of research interest
International17248 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17248 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National8576 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8576 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
In-State8576 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8576 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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