Master of Science in General Biology courses are offered only during the semester under which they are listed. Fall admission is preferred; however, Spring and Summer applicants will be considered.
Fall - August 1
Spring - December 1
Summer - May 15
Check the Academic Calendar for information regarding class start and end dates.
Genetics & Molecular Biology
Principles of Evolutionary Biology
Fundamentals of Biotechnology
Advanced Cell Biology
Ecology & the Environment
Developmental & Reproductive Biology
Comprehensive Study of Plants
Capstone in Modern Biology
Comprehensive Study of Animals
Experimental Biology & Biostatistics
A student may enroll in selected courses or complete the entire program for a Master of Science degree in General Biology. The M.S. degree requires 33 semester hours and can be earned in 2 years.
The Master of Science in General Biology program consists of 11 three-credit-hour courses. All courses are offered on the semester system. The Fall semester is from early August to early December. The Spring semester is from early January to early May, and the Summer semester is from early June to early August.