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Biology

California State University Los Angeles

12 months
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16296 USD/year
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8216 USD/year
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About

Biology from California State University Los Angeles is designed to prepare students for biological research, doctoral study, technical positions in university, hospital and public health laboratories, the biotechnology industry or other industry settings, government agencies, and community college teaching.

Overview

At Biology from California State University Los Angeles, graduates may focus their studies in any of the following areas: animal biology, applied microbiology, biotechnology, cell biology, developmental biology, ecology, environmental biology, environmental microbiology, evolution, genetics, immunology, marine biology, molecular phylogenetics, mycology, neurobiology, physiological ecology, plant biology, population genetics, virology, or zoology.

Students at Biology from California State University Los Angeles will:

  • present their thesis research in a public seminar immediately followed by an oral defense administered by the thesis committee;
  • benefit from a wide range of areas to study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cellular Basis of Life
  • Diversity of Life
  • Biostatistics
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Applied Calculus 
  • Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • completed departmental application, statement of purpose, together with transcripts of all previous college work;
  • general Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores (no minimum score requirement), and three letters of recommendation;
  • a baccalaureate in a biological science, such as biochemistry, biology, medical technology, or microbiology, equivalent to the Bachelor of Science degree offered at Cal State L. A;
  • Classified standing is granted to those accepted applicants who have a minimum 2.75 grade point average in their last 60 semester units attempted.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16296 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16296 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    16296 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16296 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8216 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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