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Master of Science in Biology

Program Details

The online MS in Biology degree program from the University of Nebraska at Kearney is a non-thesis option designed for high school and middle school teachers, scientists, researchers, or anyone who could benefit from an advanced education in biology. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Organic Evolution
  • Biological Statistics
  • Current Issues in Biology


  • A BS or BA degree with a minimum of 24 semester credit hours in biology
  • Letter of intent
  • Students with an undergraduate GPA less than 2.75 on a 4.00 scale must take the GRE (minimum acceptable score for combined Verbal and Quantitative sections is 290, or 800 if taken prior to August 2011)

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission