Taught course


St John's University · St John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Entry requirements

To apply for the Master of Science program in Biology, you must present: Official transcripts reflecting all undergraduate (and any previous graduate) work; Evidence of successful completion of the a bachelor’s degree, with an overall cumulative index of 3.0 and a 3.0 or higher average in biological sciences; Two letters of recommendation; Satisfactory GRE scores.

Months of entry

January, August

Course content

The Master of Science program in Biology at St. John’s University delivers comprehensive knowledge of biological sciences, with an emphasis on cell and molecular biology.

You will have the opportunity to participate in research under the direct supervision of our accomplished and internationally-known faculty. Research in the department covers many areas of biology, including:

  • cancer biology;
  • neuroscience;
  • epigenetics;
  • evolutionary and developmental biology;
  • and plant and environmental sciences.

The Department of Biological Sciences also offers weekly seminar series, allowing you to meet and learn from experts in top research institutions.

Information for international students

TOEFL o IELTS might be required.

Qualification and course duration


full time
2 months

Course contact details

Robert Medrano