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Master of Chemical and Life Sciences

University of Maryland

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18 months
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580 USD/credit
580 USD/credit
580 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Chemical and Life Sciences (MCLFS) from University of Maryland provides the flexibility teachers need to keep learning and stay current in the STEM disciplines of biology and chemistry.

Overview

The Master of Chemical and Life Sciences (MCLFS) from University of Maryland will make a powerful difference in your teaching career. This content-based, graduate degree provides in-depth knowledge of current research areas in the biological, biochemical, and biomedical sciences. Designed for middle and high school teachers, MCLFS offers broad academic guidelines and the ability for students to select the courses in which they are interested. 

University of Maryland faculty with academic credentials and experience deliver a better understanding of major science concepts in an interactive environment. MCLFS faculty lead discussions on topics of current interest with significant social impact, including genetic engineering and gene therapy to chemistry, ecology and concepts of bio-complexity.  The program is offered through the College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Current Topics in Chemical and Life Science: Scholarly Paper
  • Seminar in Current Topics in Chemical and Life Science: Independent Research
  • Food Safety and Genetically Modified Foods
  • The Biology of Reproduction
  • Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Principles of Paleobiology
  • Biology of Cancer

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or an equivalent degree from a non-U.S. institution.
  • Applicants must have earned a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in all prior undergraduate and graduate coursework.
  • Applicants must provide an official copy of a transcript for all of their post-secondary work. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    580 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 580 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    580 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 580 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • In-State

    580 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 580 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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Master of Chemical and Life Sciences
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University of Maryland

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