Contemporary biology is built on understanding life at the molecular, cellular, organismal, population and community levels. The Department of Biology is dedicated to providing a unified and comprehensive view of biological processes for our students.
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- Open Choice M.S.
- Thesis M.S.
- Ecology, Behavior and Evolution
- Global Change Biology
- Genetics and Molecular Biology
- Developmental Biology
- Physiology, Neurobiology and Biomechanics
The application deadline for fall admission applications is December 15th.
The deadline for spring admission (Open Choice M.S. applications only) is October 15.
GRE General Test scores required. Exception: Not required for Tufts undergraduates applying for Open Choice M.S.
GRE Subject Test in biology, biochemistry*, or chemistry strongly recommended.
For more information, visit the Department of Biology.
*The biology department is aware that the Biochemistry Subject Test will not be administered in the 2016-2017 testing year.