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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Biology MS Degree

Page address: http://cset.mnsu.edu/biology/programs/grad/biograd.html

 

Biology M.S.

 

With the Biology degree:Graduate Student Doing Field Research

  • Thesis Plan - 30 graduate-level credits required

Required Core (7 credits)

  • BIOL 601 Biometrics (2 credits)
  • BIOL 602 Research Methods/Proposal (2 credits)
  • BIOL 695 Graduate Seminar (1 credit; 3 Seminar credits required)

Required Selected Topics (4 credits)

  • BIOL 619 Selected Topics (2-3 credits)
  • BIOL 606 Paradigms in Ecology (2 credits)
  • BIOL 605 Ethical Issues in Biological Research (2 credits)
  • ENVR 619 Selected Topics (2-3 credits)

Required Electives (13-16 credits)

  • any 500- or 600-level Biology courses in consultation with your graduate advisor

Required Thesis

  • BIOL 699 Thesis (3-6 credits)
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Note: At least one-half of the required graduate credits for the program must be at the 600-level, not including thesis. For example:

  • At least 12 credits of 600-level courses (not including BIOL 699).

Application Information


 

Minnesota State University Mankato
Department of Biological Sciences
S-242 Trafton Science Center South
Mankato, MN 56001
(507) 389-2786

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