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Biological Sciences

Delaware State University

24 months
Duration
948 USD/credit 14220 USD/year
948 USD/credit 14220 USD/year
430 USD/credit 6450 USD/year
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About

The Biological Sciences program of Delaware State University is comprised of dedicated and well‑prepared faculty with diverse educational backgrounds and areas of research specialization.

Overview

The Biological Sciences program of Delaware State University has small class sizes for graduate courses which ensure that students interact closely with faculty in the learning experience. All faculty have published in their respective fields, and they maintain active research involvement. Scholarly involvement and continuous professional development in research keeps the faculty current and able to offer exciting research opportunities to the students in a variety of areas.  

The Department’s faculty are involved not only with individual research projects but also participate in joint collaborative research themes, for example in neuroscience.  The students have the opportunity to select their projects from these various arenas.

Facilities

The Department of Biological Sciences is housed in the Science Center (original) and the Mishoe Science Center.  The Department consists of 11 active research laboratories, a common biotechnology-equipped laboratory, six laboratory classrooms with prep rooms, faculty offices, a science reading room, an animal room, and a research greenhouse.  These facilities provide strong support capabilities in teaching and research areas of modern Biology.  The faculty have active research programs that are funded by research grants in various areas of biology but especially in plant biotechnology, cancer, and neuroscience.

The Department of Biological Sciences has a dedicated and well-prepared faculty with diverse backgrounds and areas of specialization. All faculty have published in their respective fields, and they maintain active research involvement. The faculty are serious and talented teachers. The small class size insures that students interact closely with faculty in the learning experience. Scholarly involvement in research keeps the faculty current and able to offer exciting research opportunities to the students in a variety of areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Neuroscience
  • Population Biology
  • Experimental Design and Biostatistics
  • Pharmacology
  • Molecular Foundations of Behavior
  • Virology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The personal statement must demonstrate research experience, scientific writing capacity, scientific reasoning and critical thinking, and goal-oriented and progressive thinking that links previous experience with both short-term and long-term academic and professional goals.
  • Minimum transcript criteria include a 3.0 overall GPA, Bachelor’s Degree conferred in Biology or similar field.
  • GRE Scores for the General Test must reflect an overall percentile score of 100, with a minimum percentile score of 25 within the three content areas (Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing). Discipline-specific GREs (e.g. biology) are not considered for evaluation.
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 948 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    14220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 948 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 430 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Dover

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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