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Biology - M.S.

Application Deadline

The application will open October 1. February 1 is the deadline to be guaranteed consideration.

Program Begins

fall entry only

Degree(s) Offered

Master of Science in Biology (M.S.)

International Applicants

International Graduate Information

Test Requirements

GRE General Test (Exam should have been taken 5 years or less from application date.)

Required Electronically

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Official GRE scores

Transcripts of all previous academic work at the undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) level. 
Applicants must upload unofficial copies of their transcripts and if admitted, all transcripts will be verified by the Graduate School. Applicants who previously attended James Madison University still need to upload an unofficial transcript, but do not need to provide official transcripts for verification.

Required by Program

  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Professional Goals and Interest
All of the above listed requirements can/should be uploaded within the online application, and test scores, if required, should be sent electronically to the Graduate School from the Educational Testing Service.