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Department of Molecular Biology

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources


M.A. Program in Molecular Biology

This is a Master of Arts in Molecular Biology designed for students interested in a non-research career following a professional school (e.g. Medical School, Law School, Business School). Students in this program are self-funded. The program is designed to be completed in 2 semesters plus 1 summer.

Summary of program (details of the program are available upon request)



Contact the MOLB faculty member you wish to pursue graduate studies with to coordinate your application. You will need to provide a CV, a 2-page statement of research interests and career plans, contact information for three references, transcripts from previous institutions you have studied at, and GRE scores (for those applying from institutions outside of University of Wyoming).


Course Work

30 hours of research and course credits are required. Absolute requirements include 6 credits of graduate Biochemistry and 2 credits of research seminar.


Thesis/Report and Final Exam

Students are required to complete a final oral exam, submit a thesis/report, and present the work publicly.

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