Marine Biology, M.Sc. | The University of Maine | Orono, United States
12 months
Duration
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
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About

The M.S. and Ph.D. in Marine Biology from The University of Maine are designed to provide students with a broad knowledge base in marine biology in areas including, but not restricted to, taxonomy/systematics, comparative morphology, evolution, genetics, physiology, cellular and molecular biology, and ecology.

Overview

Marine Biology is a dynamic field, and our programs are flexibly designed to accommodate new discoveries and technologies.

Key Features 

  • Course requirements for all students at The University of Maine are SMS 500 (Marine Biology), one semester of statistics at the graduate level, one semester of seminar (SMS 691) and a basic knowledge of descriptive oceanography.  
  • Students interact closely with their committees to select additional coursework that provides both a broad knowledge base in marine biology and specific emphases appropriate for their research (e.g., aquaculture, biological oceanography, biology of fishes, ecology, invertebrate biology, marine algae, molecular biology).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Marine Biology
  • Marine Science Seminar 
  • Marine Invertebrate Zoology 
  • Marine Benthic Ecology 
  • Biological Oceanography 
  • Ecology of Marine Sediments 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript of all previous college or university work
  • Official test scores
  • $65 application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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