The program offers students the option of a traditional thesis and a non-thesis option that incorporates distance-learning. The non-thesis option is designed primarily for career-oriented students who are located off campus.
Joint Undergraduate Master's Program (JUMP)
This Biology degree offers a Joint Undergraduate Master's Program (JUMP) at Western Kentucky University which provides academically outstanding students the opportunity to complete both an undergraduate and graduate degree in approximately five years. Contact the graduate program coordinator for additional information.
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- Lab Biochemistry
- Analytical Biochemistry
- Advanced Biochemistry
- 12 months
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DisciplinesBiology View 927 other Masters in Biology in United States
- Bachelor’s degree in biology or equivalent including supporting courses in science and mathematics
- Undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
- GRE general score (quantitative + verbal) ≥ 300 if taken on or after August 1, 2011 or ≥ 1050 if taken prior to August 1, 2011, and analytical writing score of ≥ 3.5. If the GRE has not been taken previously, exam scores from the MCAT (≥ 24) or DAT (≥ 16) may be substituted.
- A biology graduate faculty member must be willing to serve as advisor before a student is admitted to the program.
- Three letters of reference
- Statement of purpose, in which the applicant must specify the program to which they are applying, indicate their academic and career interests, and summarize relevant experiences.
International953 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 953 USD per credit during 12 months.
National917 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 917 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State607 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 607 USD per credit during 12 months.
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