生物学, the study of living things, is an exciting and dynamic field that offers many areas of focus. 研究生 studies in the biological sciences provide opportunities to study viruses, 细菌, 原生生物, 真菌, 植物, 和动物, and to investigate the biochemical, 生理, 解剖, 行为, or ecological processes that make each organism unique. Specific areas of faculty research interests include parasitology, systematics of insects and 植物, 植被的映射, 动物, plant and 细菌l physiology, cellular signal transduction, 基因组学, micro and macroevolution, vertebrate reproduction, 动物 mating systems, 昆虫学, 行为生态学, and ecology of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems.
The MS in 生物学 allows for a specialization in one of several areas of biology and is designed for students planning to pursue careers in research, at the collegiate level, or in environmental biology with governmental agencies and industry. This degree is also appropriate for students planning to continue their training in a PhD program at other institutions or professional schools. The MS is a research-oriented degree and requires the completion of a thesis.
|30 Credit Hours (Thesis Option 1)
36 Credit Hours (Thesis Option 2)
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