Deadline for Department of Biological Sciences Fall admission, is January 1.
*Applicants are strongly encouraged to make contact with potential faculty advisers before submitting an application and to indicate that they have done so on their Statement of Purpose. The graduate committee meets in January, April and October to make decisions and applicants will be notified by the following month of decisions.
Graduate Programs in Biological Sciences
The Department of Biological Sciences has two graduate programs leading to an M.S. or Ph.D. degree in the Biological Sciences. Students interested in obtaining a Master of Science degree may select from two options: thesis and non-thesis, or two specializations (Human Anatomical Sciences, or Biology Teaching). Students interested in obtaining a Ph.D. degree may apply to our doctoral program.
Areas of Study
- Biomedical Science
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Conservation
- Biology Education
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