Graduate Programs


General Program Description

Master of Science (M.S.) - Non-Thesis

Requirements (32 semester hours minimum):

Research: Biology 692--2-4 hrs.

Major: 690--1 hr.; Area Seminars (minimum of 2 hrs. in Biology 620, 630, 650, 670 or 680); at least 11-13 additional hours of Biology course work.

Other Requirements: 6 hours of course work outside the department.

Electives: 8 hours of directed electives.

Culminating Experience:
Satisfactory performance on an oral and/or written examination given by an examining committee selected from the graduate faculty.

At least 16 credit hours must be in courses numbered 600 or above.