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Biology - Wildlife And Conservation Biology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Cape Girardeau, MO, United States
This option is designed for students preparing to do graduate work or to seek full-time employment in this field. Employment can be found with national and state conservation and resource management agencies, park services, environmental consulting agencies, zoological parks, botanical gardens, and publish health facilities, among others.

Overview

  • Meet with their advisor each semester to assess their progress towards admission to a professional school.
  • Take a core of courses that prepares them in any area of biology.
  • Take rigorous coursework in ecology, plant biology, and animal biology, which prepares them for advanced study or employment.
  • Select additional option courses in management of wildlife populations, management of wildlife habitat, conservation biology, and wetlands ecology and management
  • Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • General Ecology
    • Plant Biology
    • Animal Biology
    • Cell & Organismal Biology

    English Language Requirements

    This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

    Academic Requirements

    You need the following GPA score:

    Required score: 2

    Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

    Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

    General Requirements

    • Apply for Admission
    • Submit Housing Contract
    • Register for First STEP Orientation
    • Apply for Financial Aid

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      438 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 438 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      438 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 438 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • In-State

      247 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 247 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
    • Missouri Residents: $247.25
    • Nonresident Residents:$438.50

    Living costs for Cape Girardeau

    • 800 - 1300 USD/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

    Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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