One Degree, Three Career-Boosting Concentrations

A Master of Science in Biology from Adelphi opens up a wide range of career paths. Some graduates go on to medical or dental school. Others participate in research doctoral programs. Many others go on to successful careers in biotechnology, public health, or environmental law.

To help you with your career goals, during your M.S. in Biology program you have the option to concentrate in one of three areas:

  • Molecular biology
  • Physiology
  • Ecology, evolution, and conservation biology

Accelerator Admission Details

 Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
GPA 3.0 3.0 2.5 Not Available
IELTS 6.5 6.0 5.5 Not Available
Program Start Date Fall, Spring Fall, Spring Fall, Spring Not Available

Qualifying undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor of Science in Biology or biology-related field of study; Biotechnology.

MAP Sample Coursework

Management Theory/Organizational Behavior (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)
Environmental Studies Special Topics (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)

Progression Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
Credits Earned Towards Degree 9 6 9 0
Progression Requirements Maintain status GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
Successful completion of the Level 4 courses

Total credits required for degree: 33 for research-based thesis, 36 for scholarly paper

Tuition Costs*

Academic English
14-week Sessions 
Direct MAP
1 Semester
Advanced MAP
1 Semester
2 Semesters
Cost Per Credit After MAP Total Credits Required For Degree
$8,360 $14,716 – $16,390 $17,273 – $18,387 $25,624 – $26,738 $1,310 33-36

*tuition can vary based on semester of entry

Enhance your employability.

Through the Career Accelerator, you’ll enhance your employability, gain skills to advance your academic performance, and access opportunities for real-world work placement, either while pursuing your degree or upon graduation.