Biology (MS)

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Program Description

The Master of Science in Biology provides a broad base in the principles of modern biology, which frequently includes advanced coursework in cell biology, molecular biology, microbiology, physiology, neurobiology, immunology, genetics, genomics, and systems biology. This program is designed for either part or full-time students.

The department offers a dual-degree (Biology MS/Business Administration MBA) with NYU's Leonard N. Stern School of Business. See the biology department's MS/MBA Program for additional information.


All applicants to the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) are required to submit the general application requirements, which include:

See Biology for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.