M.Sc. On Campus

Endocrinology and Animal Biosciences

12 months
30912 USD/year
30912 USD/year
18180 USD/year
Tuition fee
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A major emphasis of the Endocrinology and Animal Biosciences program of Rutgers University is on endocrine physiology with research conducted at the organismal, cellular, and molecular levels. The members of our graduate faculty come from many different departments across Rutgers, including Animal Sciences, Nutritional Sciences, Food Science, Genetics, Pharmacology and Toxicology, and Pediatrics.


About the Program

The curriculum of the Endocrinology and Animal Biosciences program of Rutgers University is full and comprehensive, drawn in part from the diverse and extensive courses offered by the many other biological programs universitywide. Major areas of interest include endocrinology of growth, lactation and reproduction, neuroendocrinology and immune function, endocrine disruption, equine science, and exercise physiology.

Research facilities are located in Foran Hall, Bartlett Hall, Food Science and Nutritional Sciences Building, and the Endocrine Research Facility, all of which are located at the School of Environmental and Biological Sciences (SEBS) on the George H. Cook Campus. Animal research models include horses, pigs, rodents, and zebrafish. Recent graduates have successfully moved into postdoctoral positions as well as permanent positions in academic, governmental, and corporate settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Endocrinology
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Recent Advances in Endocrinology
  • Exercise Endocrinology
  • Physiology of Reproduction
  • Equine Exercise Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement (in your personal statement (500-800 words) describe your academic and research background. What are your current research interests and what is the most likely area of specialization that you would like to pursue? What are your career goals and where do you see yourself heading after the completion of your graduate program? Is there anything in your academic record that you would like to explain (e.g., GPA, GRE scores, a gap in degree completion)
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • The GRE General test is optional

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    30912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    30912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15456 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9090 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 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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