Dec 03, 2021  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Biology, M.S. Degree Plan


Full-Time (31 Credits) Thesis Track

First Year

Fall Semester: 10 Credits


 

Spring Semester: 9 Credits


 

Summer 1: 0 Credits

  • Carry out field/lab thesis research Credits: 0 
Second Year

Fall Semester: 6 Credits


 

Spring Semester: 6 Credits


 

Full-Time (31 Credits) Non-Thesis Track

First Year

Fall Semester: 10 Credits


 

Spring Semester: 9 Credits


 

Second Year

Fall Semester: 6 Credits


 

Spring Semester: 6 Credits


  • BIO 400/500 Elective Credits: 3  
  • BIO 400/500 Elective Credits: 3 OR Second research or internship 

Planning Notes for all students:


  1. 31 total credits required
  2. The only required courses are BIO 515, BIO 593, and a capstone (thesis, research, or internship)
  3. For list of electives, see program Biology, M.S.  
  4. A maximum of 12 credits  of 400-level courses may be taken
  5. Up to 6 credits can be taken in allied sciences such as mathematics, chemistry, or geography/earth science