Graduate Programs Overview

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The School of Biological Sciences has an outstanding faculty and research environment that supports a strong emphasis in  research-based graduate degrees.  We offer exceptional research facilities and graduate students experience immediate immersion in laboratory research beginning in their first semester.  The school offers a low faculty to student ratio allowing individual attention to graduate students.  We encourage interdisciplinary research across multiple laboratoies and provide a broad spectrum of biological research disciplines.

Ph.D. degree

Master of Science in Cell & Molecular Biology

  • The M.S. degree in CMB is offered in several variations:
  • Research M.S. degree with emphasis in Cell or Molecular Biology.
  • Research M.S. degree with a Bioinformatics emphasis.
  • Non-research M.S. degree. (This is the only degree variant that can be done on a part-time basis.)

Master of Arts in Biology

  • This degree is linked to a specialized clinical program that leads to the Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) certificate.
  • This program is linked to the School of Nurse Anesthesia at The Truman Medical Center.

Contact Information for all programs:

    Graduate Programs Office
    School of Biological Sciences, Room 114 BSB
    University of Missouri-Kansas City
    5007 Rockhill Road
    Kansas City, MO 64110-2499