M.Sc. On Campus

Biological Sciences (Accelerated)

Western Michigan University

12 months
1055 USD/credit 31650 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 31650 USD/year
703 USD/credit 21090 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Biological Sciences (Accelerated) from Western Michigan University offers the opportunity to accumulate credits toward the completion of a master's degree at an accelerated pace. 


Biological Sciences (Accelerated) from Western Michigan University fits you if you are not sure what you want to do when you graduate with your B.S. degree and need more time to prepare and get advice from faculty and you want more upper-level course experience focused in a particular subject area

Students at Biological Sciences (Accelerated) from Western Michigan University will:

  • demonstrate academic success for professional school applications  
  • boost their resume for job applications
  • improve one-on-one relationships with faculty in small classes, facilitating stronger letters of recommendation
  • work on their scientific communication skills, such as writing and oral presentations
  • gain research experience without the commitment of a full thesis

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Eukaryotic Cell Biology 
  • Prokaryotic Cell Biology 
  • Animal Physiology  
  • Plant Physiology  
  • Ecology  
  • Evolution  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students apply by February 1 for Fall. 


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
    • Three letters of recommendation
    • Unofficial WMU transcript (no transcript fee required)
    • Resume
    • Application fee
    • Copy of passport identification page
    • Proof of English language proficiency
    • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
    • $100 non-refundable application fee
    • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    21090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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