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Master of Arts in Biology

  • Program Coordinator: Marie-Anne de Graaff
  • Program Administrator: Brittany Archuleta
  • Science Building, Room 107
  • (208) 426-4621 (phone)
  • DBSgraduate@boisestate.edu (email)

Master of Arts in Biology

Course Number and TitleCredits
BIOL 598 Graduate Seminar or BIOL 561-567 “Advanced Topics in” courses2
BIOL 579 Research in the Biological Sciences (for two semesters)2

Master of Arts in Biology, Examination Option

Course Number and TitleCredits
Electives to be chosen in consultation with advisor and committee:

Electives for the M.A. may include up to a combined total of 6 credits of workshop credits, practicum/internship credits, directed research credits. A combined total of 9 credits may include approved courses taken outside the biological sciences, workshops, practicum/internship, and directed research. Workshop, directed research, and practicum/internship credits are limited to a maximum of 3 credits each.
28
BIOL 690 Master’s Comprehensive Examination (P/F)1
Total33

Master of Arts in Biology, Project Option

Course Number and TitleCredits
BIOL 591 Project
Students will be expected to develop a written project proposal and give an oral review and discussion of their project upon completion.
6
Electives to be chosen in consultation with advisor and committee:

Electives for the M.A. may include up to a combined total of 6 credits of workshop credits, practicum/internship credits, directed research credits. A combined total of 9 credits may include approved courses taken outside the biological sciences, workshops, practicum/internship, and directed research. Workshop, directed research, and practicum/internship credits are limited to a maximum of 3 credits each.
23
Total33