University of North Florida (Jacksonville, Fl)
The University of North Florida offers students two master's in biology options. The Master of Science in Biology is a thesis-based program devoted to biological sciences research. The program takes 30 credits to complete. Approximately 10 credits should be devoted to research. The second option is a Master of Arts in Biology, which is for students wanting to teach science to students in grades K through 12. The program takes 36 credits to complete. For admission consideration, prospective students must submit an application, official college transcriptions, GRE test scores and supplemental materials. Supplemental materials include a personal statement and letters of recommendation. As of 2010 school year, the cost of tuition was $368.97 for Florida residents and $1,029.61 for non-Florida residents.