These skill sets will be applicable to research and management of other natural areas throughout the U.S. Conservation Biology Students at University of South Florida St Petersburg successfully completing this degree will be eligible for jobs in conservation biology at local, regional, state, and federal government agencies, at non-profit agencies that protect natural resources, at environmental consulting firms, and at aquaria, and zoological and botanical gardens involved in conservation initiatives.
Graduates of our program will also be prepared to teach biology, conservation, and ecology courses at the undergraduate level, or pursue Ph.D. research in conservation biology.
- Conservation Biology Theory
- Quantitative Analytical Methods
- Florida Ecosystems
- Seminar in Ecology
- Directed Independent Research
- 12 months
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DisciplinesBiology Biotechnology Microbiology View 249 other Masters in Microbiology in United States
- A bachelor’s degree with a “B” average or better and a previous graduate degree with a “B” average or better. In cases where an applicant has a bachelor’s and a graduate degree at the time of admission, the credentials and GPA of the graduate degree will be the determining factor for admission.
- The equivalent bachelors and/or graduate degrees from a foreign institution. Bachelor’s degrees from institutions in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) are considered equivalent based on the Bologna Accord. For applicants with a 3-year Bachelor’s Degree with less than 120 hours, from Non-Bologna Accord Institutions, a transcript evaluation from a NACES member is required to confirm equivalency.
- Applicants from countries where English is not the official language, and who have not earned at least a bachelor’s degree in the U.S., must also demonstrate proficiency in the English language.
International15696 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15696 USD per year during 12 months.
National15696 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15696 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State7672 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7672 USD per year during 12 months.
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