24 months
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15864 USD/year
15864 USD/year
7840 USD/year
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About

The Conservation Biology MSc program offered at University of South Florida provides graduate training in conservation, biodiversity, organismal biology, taxonomy and ecology.

Overview

Graduates of the Conservation Biology MSc program offered at University of South Florida find careers in research and management of natural resources ranging from aquaria to zoos and agencies to botanical gardens.

A DEGREE WITH A FOCUS

We provide the academic and professional skills needed to study, protect and conserve biological and habitat diversity.

EMPHASIS ON SKILL

We emphasize natural areas in southwest Florida however skill sets are applicable to other natural U.S. areas.

PROTECT NATURAL RESOURCES

Students completing this degree are prepared for careers involved with conservation initiatives and pursuit of Ph.D. research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Selected Topics in Cancer Biology
  • Lectures in Contemporary Biology
  • Principles of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
  • Scientific Grant Writing
  • Selected Topics in Biology
  • Genetic Engineering and Recombinant DNA Technology

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

  • a B.S. in Biological Sciences, or a related discipline from a regionally accredited college or university,
  • a 3.0 GPA for the final 60 credit hours of the undergraduate degree,
  • a GRE (General Test),
  • 3 letters of recommendation addressing academic and research potential of applicant, and
  • a statement of research interests, including potential thesis topic.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

1132 - 1748 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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