Biology, M.Sc. | Northern Arizona University | Flagstaff, United States
12 months
26994 USD/year
26994 USD/year
11004 USD/year
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The Master of Science program in Biology at Northern Arizona University helps you move further down one of those paths by training you in the biological sciences through coursework and research experience.


At Biology at Northern Arizona University  you'll receive plenty of personal attention from faculty-in the classroom, in research laboratories, and in our Biology Advisement Center. Our location on the Colorado Plateau offers high quality of life with many excellent destinations for field projects and recreation. Our graduates have exceptional placement rates in medical schools and government agencies. Whatever path you take after graduation, you will be ready to succeed.


  • Research assistant
    • Wildlife biology technician
    • Native fish specialist
    • Community college instructor

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • Plant Ecology
    • Physiological Ecology
    • Field Ecology
    • Population and Quantitative Genetics
    • Elements of Scientific Endeavor

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 12 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    32 SCH


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA
    GRE admission requirements GRE®

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs. Details on admission requirements are included in the online application.
    • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
    • Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A"), or the equivalent.
    • Admission to many graduate programs is on a competitive basis, and programs may have higher standards than those established by the Graduate College.
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    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      26994 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 26994 USD per year during 12 months.
    • National

      26994 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 26994 USD per year during 12 months.
    • In-State

      11004 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 11004 USD per year during 12 months.

    Living costs for Flagstaff

    1010 - 1500 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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