Graduate Program Information

Push the Edge of What is Possible

Our graduate programs in biological sciences (MS, PhD), biological sciences accelerated master's, and biochemistry and molecular biology (PhD) along with our labs and facilities provide for exciting academic and research experiences. Studies interdisciplinary in nature and practice and are lead by our diverse faculty members.

Our research collaborations encompass cutting-edge topics including: aquatic biology and ecology, biotechnology, human infectious diseases, pathology, environmental remediation and restoration, microbiology, plant molecular biology and biochemistry, genetics and physiology, developmental biology, effects of emission-control devices, and the use of alternative fuels. Explore our programs to learn more about what the Department of Biological Sciences at Michigan Tech can offer you.

Departmental Opportunities

Interdisciplinary Opportunities

Our department is associated with some diverse interdisciplinary degree programs and departments on campus, giving our students interesting and unique opportunities for graduate study:

Admissions and Departmental Requirements