M.Sc. On Campus


Idaho State University

12 months
26547 USD/year
26547 USD/year
9925 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Microbiology from Idaho State University helps students gain understanding of the biological sciences through active discovery, learning, and engagement with society. 


Microbiology from Idaho State University aims to provide students an advanced understanding in microbiology, to promote technical competence in the fundamentals of research, and to foster creative and independent thinking. This degree prepares students to enter into advanced degree programs in Microbiology or other health-related fields or to compete successfully for employment in academia, industry, or government. 

Graduates with Microbiology from Idaho State University will:

  • Be able to think critically and comprehend written and verbal communications regarding topics in the life sciences;
  • Attain specific skills appropriate for careers in the biological sciences and related industries; and
  • Attain employment in the biological sciences or related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Careers in Life Sciences 
  • Biometry
  • Microbial Physiology
  • Microbial Diversity
  • Immunology
  • Pathogenic Microbiology
  • Oral Microbiology
  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology:
  • Microbial Ecology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students deadlines are for priority application forms.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA of 3.0 or above for all upper division course credits taken in the last degree-earning program
  • Competitive GRE General Test scores (verbal and quantitative sections in the 40th percentile or higher and analytical writing score of at least 3.5)
  • Baccalaureate degree or equivalent
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Names and contact information of recommenders
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26547 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26547 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9925 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9925 USD per year during 12 months.

Summer tuition: $504.97 per credit hour 

Living costs for Idaho Falls

680 - 970 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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