|Location||United States, New York|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
A bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from a nationally or regionally accredited college or university
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
We require a minimum TOEFL score of 80 on the Internet-based test. Teaching Assistants must score a minimum of 107 on the Internet-based test
Please note that this is the minimum requirement for application, it can be different from program to program. You can contact IEFT Online Team for further information.
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
The Graduate School requires two letters of recommendation from people who can comment authoritatively on your academic achievements and/or work or internship experience related to your program.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Complete set of your undergraduate and graduate transcripts. At minimum, one or more of the following is required:
-A 3.0 GPA over entire undergraduate career
Official GRE/GMAT Scores
With programs leading to a research Master of Science (MS), a non-thesis Master of Arts (MA) and a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), graduate studies in the Department of Biological Sciences provide students the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue successful careers in the life sciences. Offering a competitive breadth of knowledge while remaining sensitive to the needs of individual students, the department delivers a diverse academic experience that includes extensive faculty-student interactions and freedom to undertake interdisciplinary studies. Students will find themselves surrounded by a variety of opportunities that enrich their studies such as weekly seminars, research symposia and individual and team research options.
The graduate program in biological sciences has two tracks: biochemical, cell and molecular biology (BCMB) or ecology, evolution and behavior (EEB). These tracks can be combined or pursued concurrently with other academic interests. Accelerated BA + MA/MS degrees and certificate programs are also available. Students are encouraged to explore faculty profile and research areas before applying, and read the department FAQ for more information about the program.
PhD in Biological Sciences
MS in Biological Sciences
MA in Biological Sciences