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BiologyWe are pleased you decided to visit us, and hope you might come in person sometime soon. Our department is friendly and attentive to students' needs, and it is easy to get acquainted with other students, staff, and faculty.
206 Showalter Hall
Cheney, WA 99004
The Master of Science in Biology Program provides a demanding and rewarding experience in biology, leading to competent scholarship and research capability. The department emphasizes research as a basic component of graduate study. A variety of research specialties are available within the department, including aquatic and riparian ecology, limnology, fisheries biology, embryology, physiology, exercise physiology, wildlife biology, mycology, plant ecology, microbiology, and immunology, among others.
Graduates of the Biology Pogram either continue in PhD programs, or are employed in various biological fields with federal, state, tribal and local agencies, environmental consulting firms, private conservation organizations, public and private schools or private industry.
Special Program Requirements
Please contact the department at the number or email below to determine if this program is right for you BEFORE completing the admissions application. Admission deadlines: April 1 for fall; Oct. 15 for winter; Jan. 16 for spring;
Additional admission requirements:
Biology Supplemental Application (please submit directly to Biology Department)
2 Evaluation/Recommendation Forms (please submit directly to Biology Department)
Applicants who wish to be considered for a Graduate Teaching Fellowship must submit an Graduate Fellowship Application by March 1 (please submit directly to Biology Department)
Camille McNeely, PhD OR Lisa Williams
258 Hall of Sciences
Cheney WA 99004
For faster processing of your application, we encourage online submission. You may apply online for graduate admission through EagleNET, Eastern Washington University's student services web site.