Program Overview

Graduate Program Overview


The Department of Biology offers programs of study and research leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees including the Fifth Year Masters Degree Program. The curriculum includes departmental courses, courses taught by faculty of the UAB Medical Center basic science departments, and courses at the Dauphin Island Sea Laboratory. This diversity of graduate training opportunities enables students to acquire breadth in Biology as a discipline as well as depth in their chosen area of specialization.