Degree Requirements - M.S. in Biology


Required Biology Courses (32 credits)
* with or without research option

BIOL6900     Biology Seminar I
BIOL6901     Biology Seminar II

Graduate Biology Courses (30 credits) Choose from the following:

BIOL6705     Advances in Cell Biology
BIOL6724     Human Genetics 
BIOL6740     Molecular Endocrinology 
BIOL5306     Immunology
BIOL6725     Human Evolution
BIOL6728     Bioethics
BIOL6733     Enzymology
BIOL6240/41     Cell Biology Lab & Lecture
BIOL6761     Advances in Microbiology
BIOL6771     Behavioral Ecology
BIOL6775     Physiological Ecology
BIOL6743/44    Topics in Bioinformatics 
BIOL6845/46     Molecular Biology Techniques Lecture & Lab
BIOL6779     Darwinian Medicine
BIOL6892     Human Physiology
BIOL6888     Physiology of Disease
ENVR6569    Wetland and Watershed Resources
ENVR6552    Environmental Risk Assessment
BIOL7803     Research & Thesis I *
BIOL7804     Research & Thesis II *

These courses may include additional graduate biology courses, independent studies or other graduate chemistry or science courses that would fulfill a student's specific needs as approved by the graduate advisor and director for the Master of Science in Biology.