ESU offers our students personalized mentorship combined with grad assistant and internship opportunities that enrich successful degree completion.

A core strength of the ESU Biology M.S. program is its focus on microbiology and molecular biology, with numerous graduate-level courses in these fields as well as close connections to the Dr. Jane Huffman Wildlife Genetics Institute and the Sanofi Pasteur pharmaceutical company.

All About Biology at ESU

What do students learn to do?

The M.S. degree in Biology at ESU provides our students with a comprehensive foundational knowledge in an area of specialty, advanced training in experimental design and statistical analysis, and development of essential communication skills.

All About Biology at ESU

What do students learn to do?

The M.S. degree in Biology at ESU provides our students with a comprehensive foundational knowledge in an area of specialty, advanced training in experimental design and statistical analysis, and development of essential communication skills.


Career Opportunities

Graduates of ESU’s Biology M.S. program build successful careers in a variety of disciplines and industries related to conservation, ecology, aquatic biology, wildlife, microbiology, research, and botany.

Our alumni earn positions as:

Graduate student Larry Laubach knee deep in a lake capturing turtles.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of ESU’s Biology M.S. program build successful careers in a variety of disciplines and industries related to conservation, ecology, aquatic biology, wildlife, microbiology, research, and botany.

Our alumni earn positions as:

Graduate student Larry Laubach knee deep in a lake capturing turtles.

Internships and Research Opportunities

Internship and research opportunities for ESU Biology graduate students include


Specialized Facilities

ESU's Department of Biological Sciences has many specialized research facilities and equipment available to graduate students, including:

Graduate student Morgan Tirone working in a PCR hood preparing tick samples for testing at the Dr. Jane Huffman Wildlife Genetics Institute.

Specialized Facilities

ESU's Department of Biological Sciences has many specialized research facilities and equipment available to graduate students, including:

Graduate student Morgan Tirone working in a PCR hood preparing tick samples for testing at the Dr. Jane Huffman Wildlife Genetics Institute.

Contact Us

To learn more about Biology programs offered at ESU, Please contact the department secretary at hdominguez@esu.edu or call (570) 422-3725

Contact Information

Campus Address
Moore Biology Hall
Phone:
(570) 422-3725
Fax:
(570) 422-3724 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Graduate Coordinator
Name
Howard Whidden
Phone:
(570) 422-3714