Wildlife Ecology, M.Sc. | The University of Maine | Orono, United States
24 months
29214 USD/year
29214 USD/year
9738 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Wildlife Ecology students from The University of Maine are only accepted if the department or faculty have funding for graduate assistantships, tuition and research expenses. 


Acceptance to the University of The University of Maine  graduate programs in Wildlife Ecology is highly competitive. 


Most successful applicants have an excellent academic record, substantial practical experience through summer or post-graduate employment, and strong letters of recommendation.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Ecology and Organismal Biology
  • Zoology (Vertebrate or Invertebrate), Anatomy, Physiology, Evolution
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Analytical Tools
  • At least three courses must be taken within the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling if space is available (Fall only)


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

The minimum standards for the thesis-based degrees are:

  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 basis).
  • An undergraduate degree in wildlife ecology or biology or a closely-related discipline is generally required.
  • And applicants are encouraged to take the GRE exams.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29214 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29214 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9738 USD per year during 24 months.

New England Regional (NEBHE)  $16,560

Living costs for Orono

1216 - 1888 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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