A program of study leading to the Master of Science degree in Biology designed for students who:
- Have a strong desire to increase their understanding of the life sciences.
- Plan additional education at the master’s level for increased proficiency in teaching and/or research.
- Plan to continue study toward the Ph.D. degree.
The master’s program provides lecture, laboratory and seminar courses—along with learning experiences in research and undergraduate laboratory assisting, to aid students in achieving their stated goals. Students develop a particular concentration of studies in consultation with their faculty advisor.