University faculty who are experts in the field will lead discussion sessions on topics of current interest with significant social impact. Topic examples include the positive and negative aspects of genetically engineered foods and their safety , the development of new energy sources and the ethical and moral issues involved in cloning and the handling of genetic information.
The Master of Chemical and Life Sciences program from University of Maryland also provides a set of laboratory experiences that facilitates the presentation of many of these concepts in the classroom. Aside from the laboratory experiences, all courses will be offered exclusively through distance education as online courses.
Our infrastructure provides a web based asynchronous program. Teachers who desire to update and advance their knowledge or who must complete an advanced degree or graduate courses, will find that this program meets their needs. In addition to our general program we offer focused Areas of Concentration in Biology and in Chemistry. During the course of studies towards a degree students may earn Credentials by taking a series of focused courses.
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- Experimental Biology
- Graduate Seminar in Chemical and Life Sciences
- Course selection
- 12 months
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DisciplinesChemistry Biology Biodiversity & Conservation View 861 other Masters in Biology in United States
- Statement of Purpose
- TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
- Letters of Recommendation (none)
- Supplementary Application
- Science undergraduate degree: The undergraduate degree must be in biological science, chemistry, biochemistry or science education
- Teaching Experience: The applicant must demonstrate one year minimum teaching experience
International39000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19500 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
National39000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19500 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
In-State17544 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8772 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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