24 months
20152 USD/year
8610 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Biology program is offered by the Texas A&M International University.

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New research programs are beginning in botany, pharmacology and microbiology. Current research of the   Biology program at  Texas A&M International University  focuses in genetic basics for the reproductive behavior of cichlids, behavioral ecology of scorpions, natural history of spiders, bioremediation and the medicinal uses of native plant species.

Career Opportunities:

Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Agricultural, Food Processing and Safety, Environmental, Research Institutions, Public Health, Federal and State Agencies.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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

  • A bachelor’s degree in biology or related field (related fields such as Botany, Environmental Sciences (with a biology emphasis), Marine Science (with biology emphasis), Marine Biology, Microbiology, Neurobiology and Zoology).  
  • An overall GPA of 2.5 or higher (on a 4 point scale) and a 3.0 GPA in biology (or related field). If the GPA in biology is between 2.75 and 3.0, the student may be admitted on probation and must earn a B or higher in the first 9 hours of graduate courses in the program. If the overall GPA is below 2.5 or in biology below 2.75 the student will not be admitted.
  • Personal statement that should describe the relevant research topic and how working with a faculty member can achieve this.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20152 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10076 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    8610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4305 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


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