Graduate Education



Biological Sciences offers programs leading to both Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. 

The department also participates in several interdisciplinary graduate programs, including:

Cellular and Molecular Biology

Environmental and Conservation Sciences

Genomics and Bioinformatics

STEM Education

For prospective graduate students interested in the Biological Sciences Department, we encourage you to contact potential major advisors directly about research opportunities.  Additional information on applying as a graduate student at NDSU is available through the Graduate School.

The department of Biological Sciences does not require GRE test scores as part of our admission process. Official Graduate School policies and requirements for the department can be found here for both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees.


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