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Biological Sciences

Dominican University of California

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1110 USD/credit
1110 USD/credit
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About

Dominican University of California’s Master of Science (MS) in Biological Sciences is an advanced, research-intensive program designed to train students primarily for successful scientific careers focused on biomedicine.

Overview

Through advanced coursework, interdisciplinary research and experiential learning, this program trains tomorrow’s leading-edge scientists in genetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, cell and developmental biology, neurobiology, environmental sciences, biotechnology, genomics, proteomics, protein interaction networks, and bioinformatics.

Students in the Master of Biological Sciences program have the opportunity to immerse themselves in thesis-driven individualized research in their area of interest.

Career Paths

Graduates of Dominican University of California’s Master of Biological Sciences program are prepared for a wide range of exciting careers in the life sciences, including academic or industry research positions, biochemistry, genetics and medical and health services. Graduates may also decide to pursue further education, including PhD, MD or pharmacy programs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Research Methodology
  • Advanced Molecular Biotechnology
  • Advanced Biochemistry
  • Graduate Special Topics: Biological Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
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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).
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
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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.
80
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application 
  • Official Transcript(s)
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose or Intent
  • A statement between 300 and 800 words describing why you are interested in pursuing a graduate degree.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Academic or professional, on letterhead.
  • Prerequisite Requirements 
  • Personal Interview
  • Applicants who have been selected to continue on in the application process will be invited to interview at BioMarin or the Buck Institute.
  • Optional — GRE Record: An official copy of general Graduate Record Examination scores may be submitted 
  • International Applicants: International candidates must meet additional admissions requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1110 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1110 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1110 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1110 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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