Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University requires formulation and execution of original research, as demonstrated by production of research publications and a dissertation. The Biological Sciences degree programs are designed to be flexible in order to meet the many of needs of students in the sub-disciplines of modern biology. This flexibility allows designing a program of courses that will benefit the student and his or her research needs.
Students at Biological Sciences from Louisiana State University will gain knowledge in:
- Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
- Cellular, Developmental, & Integrative Biology
- Systematics, Ecology, & Evolution
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Systematic Biology
- Marine Ecology
- Lipids and Membranes
- Special Topics in Biological Sciences
- Departmental Seminar in Biological Sciences
- Research Presentations in the Biological Sciences
- Independent Research in Biological Sciences
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBiology Microbiology Biochemistry View 191 other PhDs in Biology in United States
- Applicants must score at least 305 on the GRE (verbal plus quantitative scores) and 100 (iBT) or equivalent on the TOEFL (for international students who have not received a degree from an English-based institution) to be considered for admission.
- An overall GPA of at least 3.00 ("A" = 4.0) is required.
- A non-refundable fee of $50.00 (U.S.) and $70.00 (nonimmigrant) and can be paid in the form of a check, money order or credit card payable to Louisiana State University.
- Official results TOEFL (if you are a foreign applicant) sent by ETS.
- Official transcripts from the registrar of each college or university you previously or currently attend.
- Curriculum Vitae/Resume
- Letters of Recommendation
International29456 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
National29456 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29456 USD per year during 36 months.
In-State12541 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12541 USD per year during 36 months.
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