Greater Baltimore is a center for high technology and biomedical research where candidates
with master’s-level training are in demand. The M.S. program in biology prepares you
comprehensive foundational knowledge in your area of specialty
advanced competence in research design and methods
communication skills beneficial for professional scientists
Our graduates work in research facilities, private and government laboratories, environmental
consulting firms, and public and private secondary schools, or they go on to competitive
PhD or MD programs .
Design Your Degree
You can select between two specialized tracks:
Molecular and Cell Biology Track
Organism Biology and Ecology Track
There are also thesis and non-thesis options. The course of study is designed to give
you advanced knowledge and understanding of biology and help you develop a proficiency
in independent thought, inquiry and research.