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Northeastern Illinois University M.S. in Biology
Northeastern Illinois University

M.S. in Biology

Chicago, USA

1 Years

English

Full time, Part time

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USD 13,602 / per semester *

On-Campus

* resident tuition 6 credit hours per semester: $412.19/credit hour. Non-resident tuition 6 credit hours per semester: $824.38/credit hour. Additional fees may apply

Introduction

The M.S. in Biology program serves those interested in advanced training in applied or basic biological research and teaching. Upon degree completion, students have:

  • A strong understanding of disciplines across the breadth of Biology and a deep understanding of select sub-disciplines
  • Developed the knowledge base necessary to critically evaluate research methods, data, and results, either produced by them or published in the primary literature
  • Developed strong written and oral presentation skills
  • Developed the analytical skills necessary to synthesize information in an area of research based on existing and new data
  • Developed a strong research design and laboratory/field research skills

Program Benefits

The M.S. in Biology is broadly based, allowing students to tailor their courses to suit their interests. Faculty in the M.S. in Biology program have expertise in a range of sub-disciplines including Ecology, Organismal, Cell, and Molecular Biology.

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