About the Program
The Biology program at Wake Forest University allows students to pursue advanced academic coursework and build a comprehensive research thesis under the mentorship of the graduate faculty. The Biology Department is proud to offer M.S. students full tuition remission and competitive stipend support for two full years of study.
- M.S. students are required to fulfill 30 hours of coursework. Of that, 24 hours must be from classes (minimum of 12 hours from graduate-only, 700-level courses), and the remainder may be thesis research hours. Choices of coursework should be made in consultation with the Graduate Advisor and the Advisory Committee.
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesBiology Microbiology Genetics View 1221 other Masters in Biology in United States
- Official or unofficial transcript from each postsecondary institution you attended. Official transcripts are required before beginning graduate study, but are not necessary during the review process.
- GRE General Test scores (verbal, quantitative, and analytical). The GRE Biology Subject test is encouraged, but not required.
- If English is not your native language, scores from TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS.
- Names and contact information of three references qualified to assess your qualifications for graduate study (typically former undergraduate or graduate instructors).
- Personal statement – the statement should be at least a page in length, and should include information on the particular area(s) of biology you are interested in
International38650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 38650 USD per year during 12 months.
National38650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 38650 USD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Winston-Salem
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