Biology, Bachelor of Science / Master of Science

144 Credits
St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Queens Campus

Overview

The Department of Biology offers an intensive, accelerated combined degree program leading to both the B.S. and M.S. degrees in five years of full-time study.  Qualified undergraduates who will have completed 60 credits with a 3.0 cumulative index and a 3.5 for 12 credits in Biology are encouraged to apply.  Students in the B.S./M.S. program matriculate for a total of 144 credits, 33 of which are on the graduate level.  Those electing the thesis option must complete 6 credits of Master’s Research (BIO 900).  Students choosing the non-thesis option complete 6 credits of coursework in lieu of BIO 900. 

Contact

Laura Schramm, Ph.D.
Associate Dean - Graduate Division
St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
St. John Hall Room 145
schramml@stjohns.edu

Molly Mann, M.L.S.
Assistant Dean - Graduate Division
St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
St. John Hall Room 145
mannm2@stjohns.edu
718 990-1443

Rachel Zufferey
Director of Graduate Studies
zufferer@stjohns.edu
St. Albert Hall, Room 258
718-990-8226

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Success Story

Miller achieved one of his most prized academic goals when he was selected to assist a Nobel Laureate