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WKU WEATHER ALERT:

WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

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The WKU Biology Department offers the Master of Science in Biology degree. Training in Biology provides many opportunities in teaching, research, and public service and provides excellent preparation for many other areas of basic and applied sciences.

In addition to the traditional MS in Biology Degree, we also recently started an Online Non-Thesis MS in Biology, which allows students to attain a Master's degree without the need to attend courses on-campus.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the MS in Biology program is competitive. Individuals interested in applying should view the department website for addition information prior to applying. To learn more visit: http://www.wku.edu/biology/grad_admission.php.

Program Requirements

Both thesis and non-thesis options require students to complete more than 30 hours of coursework and have a supervised research experience. The two programs differ in number of courses required and the emphasis on research. For more information on the MS in Biology programs at WKU, please visit: http://www.wku.edu/biology/grad_degrees_requirements.php.

Additional Information

For additional information including admission procedures, program requirements, and more, please visit: http://www.wku.edu/biology/graduate.php.

 

 

 

 

 

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