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M.Sc. On Campus

Biological Sciences

University of Illinois at Chicago

24 months
Duration
24738 USD/year
24738 USD/year
11870 USD/year
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About

The Department of Biological Sciences offers work leading to the Master of Science degrees in Biological Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Overview

Areas of research of the Master of Science degrees in Biological Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago include cell biology, development, ecology, evolution, genetics, molecular biology, neurobiology, and plant biology. The Interdepartmental Concentration in Neuroscience is available to qualified PhD students.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Natural Products
  • Evolution
  • Plant and Animal Interactions
  • Topics in Tropical Ecology
  • Advanced Microbiology
  • Biochemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate Field - No restrictions. It is recommended that prior academic work include courses in biological sciences beyond the introductory level to provide sufficient preparation for the proposed area of study. Admitted applicants may be required to remedy specific course work deficiencies by enrolling in undergraduate classes during their first year.
  • Minimum English Competency Score
  • Letters of Recommendation Three required, preferably from faculty who are familiar with the applicant’s recent work.
  • Personal Statement: A one- to three-page statement of the applicant’s area of interest, research experience, professional goals, and reasons for wishing to attend graduate school is required.
  • Tests Required: GRE General.
  • Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      24738 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 12369 USD per semester during 24 months.
    • National

      24738 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 12369 USD per semester during 24 months.
    • In-State

      11870 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5935 USD per semester during 24 months.

    Living costs for Chicago

    1297 - 2491 USD /month
    Living costs

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