Deadline for Department of Biological Sciences Fall admission, is January 1st. (Applications received after Jan. 1st are not guaranteed review. Biology deadline supercedes that of the Graduate School deadline).
There are two graduate programs in the department, leading to master's or Ph.D. degree in the Biological Sciences. Students interested in obtaining a Master of Science degree may select from two options: thesis and non-thesis, or two specializations (Human Anatomical Sciences or Bioinformatics). Students interested in obtaining a Ph.D. degree may apply to our doctoral program.
Dr. Thomas Sims Director of Graduate Studies Department of Biological Sciences Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL 60115 email@example.com 815-753-7873
Freyja Rasmussen-Johns Graduate Secretary Department of Biological Sciences Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL 60115 firstname.lastname@example.org 815-753-7800
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