Molecular Biology

Montclair State University

24 months
2048 USD/year
2048 USD/year
1400 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Outstanding students can take advantage of the honors program and be granted an “Honors in Biology” by fulfilling the prescribed requirements. For information about the program, contact the department chairperson.


The student can prepare for a biology career, graduate work, or professional programs in medicine, dentistry, medical technology, physical therapy, veterinary medicine, pharmacy and other fields related to biology, by taking the major requirements with a proper selection of electives. Students can obtain certification to teach biology by completing the professional sequence in the Teacher Education Program. A minor in biology is also available.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular Biology I
  • Molecular Biology II
  • Molecular Biology of Proteins
  • Graduate Colloquium
  • Research in Biological Literature
  • Experimental Cell Culture
  • Topics in Modern Genetics
  • Instrumentation and Techniques for Biological Science
  • Population Genetics
  • Plant Physiology
  • Advanced Cell Biology
  • Mammalian Physiology
  • Topics in Developmental Biology
  • Topics in Microbiology
  • Intermediary Metabolism I
  • Biology of Lipids
  • Medical Genetics
  • Virology
  • Microbial Genetics
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Genomics.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application.
  • Send your $60 non-refundable application fee. 
  • Official transcripts are required from every college or university you have attended – they need to be in their original sealed envelopes. 
  • GRE scores
  • Applicants with a non-US degree: In lieu of a transcript, please submit a course-by-course evaluation along with U.S. degree equivalency information of your coursework from any member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or by Educated Choices.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1024 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    2048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1024 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    1400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 700 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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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