Biology, M.S. (online)

Complete your M.S. in Biology on your own schedule

USJ's graduate program in Biology is designed to meet the needs of working professionals who need a flexible course schedule.

Contact us to learn more about our online-based graduate program in Biology, which:

  • Allows you to fit courses around your work and home schedules
  • Complete a Master of Science program in Biology within two years
  • Take courses year-round over three semesters

Program Benefits

  • Flexible Schedule: Students from around the globe can participate and earn a degree in Biology at their own pace.
  • Small Classes: Our online class size is set at 20 students, encouraging thoughtful discussion and individual contact between students and faculty.
  • Opportunities to Network: Students interact with classmates through threaded discussions and group projects, meeting people from different careers and different areas of the world.
  • Faculty: Our Biology faculty members include an ornithologist, an aquatic ecologist, a cardiologist, a neuroscientist, a pharmacologist, a microbiologist and a geneticist. Many have ongoing research programs and have published their research findings in international journals.
  • Approved and Accredited: Approved by the Connecticut Department of Education and Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

Graduates go on to exciting careers:

  • Many explore research and education at local and world institutions like Bayer Pharmaceuticals, Hartford Hospital, UCONN Health Center and numerous public school systems.
  • Others pursue doctoral degrees at institutions like Yale University and the University of Connecticut.
  • Alumni have also been accepted into various medical schools and physician's assistant programs.

Click here for Online Program Frequently Asked Questions.

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