Students of the Entomology program of The University of Maine are required to engage in research in some aspect of insect science for their thesis, complete the specified course work including a minimum of 6 thesis credits, pass the general knowledge exam in entomology, and successfully defend their thesis.
Graduate-degree candidates conduct research under the guidance of the School of Biology and Ecology faculty. The expertise of the faculty covers a broad spectrum, ranging from molecular and cell biology, through system- and organism-level biology, to ecology; and it applies to a diversity of organisms from protists and lower plants and invertebrate animals through vascular plants and vertebrates. By choosing a faculty advisor, graduate applicants can associate themselves with any of a number of research specializations:
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- Insect Biology, Taxonomy and Systematics
- Ecology and Systematics of Aquatic Insects
- Pesticides and the Environment
- Insect Ecology
- Insect Pest Ecology and Management
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesBiology Ecology View 144 other Masters in Ecology in United States
- GPA of 3.0 or above
- GRE scores in 60th percentile
- Supportive letters of recommendation
- Completed online application
- Three letters of recommendation
- Official transcript of all previous college or university work
- Official test scores
- $65 application fee
- Official English proficiency examination scores are required unless you have received a degree from an English-speaking institution
- Certification of Finances to be submitted at the time of admission
- A copy of your passport or visa to aid in processing I-20 paperwork
International1503 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1503 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National1503 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1503 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
In-State461 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 461 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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