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Conservation Biology

SUNY - College of Environmental Science and Forestry

12 months
Duration
23100 USD/year
23100 USD/year
11310 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

We offer a master degree in Conservation Biology at the SUNY - College of Environmental Science and Forestry. This area entails study and maintenance of biological diversity at the level of genes, populations, communities, ecosystems and biomes; intellectual underpinnings include evolutionary theory, systematic biology, population biology and ecosystem science.

Overview

The Conservation Biology program at the SUNY - College of Environmental Science and Forestry seeks ways to integrate biological principles with social, economic and political perspectives to achieve conservation goals.

Key Features 

  • The field is a response of the scientific community to the biodiversity crisis. Conservation biologists view nature’s diversity as important and having inherent value. 
  • Training in this field includes experience with the fundamental disciplines and theory of conservation biology, as well as specialization in conservation issues. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Problem-solving in Conservation Biology
  • Non-Personal Environmental Interpretive Methods 
  • Research Methods: Understanding the Adirondack Ecosystem
  • Marine Ecology
  • Limnology: Study of Inland Waters
  • Forest Health Monitoring

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts of an earned bachelor's degree from a recognized institution with an academic record showing at least a "B" average for junior and senior years of the baccalaureate program or for the master's program
  • The graduate application
  • Scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and for some degree programs, advanced test scores (institution code for official score reports: 2530)
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can attest to your academic or professional skills. This should NOT include personal friends and family
  • Resume
  • A resume or CV
  • Statement
  • A statement of educational and professional goals
  • A nonrefundable $60(US) application fee

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    23100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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