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¿Qué aprenderé?

The program leading to a Masters of Science in Entomology is designed for students interested in the study of insect biology and its applications in environmental sciences and management of insects.

Entomology, including insect ecology and biodiversity, insect pathology, biological control and insect pest management, ecology of aquatic insects, and predator- prey interactions, pollination ecology, and computer simulation of insect population dynamics.

The following courses are required to provide a basis in applied entomology:

BIO 461 Insect Biology, Taxonomy and Systematics (4 cr)
Two of the following:

BIO 430 Ecology and Systematics of Aquatic Insects (4 cr)

BIO 444 Pesticides and the Environment (3 cr)

BIO 511 Insect Ecology (3 cr)

BIO 548 Insect Pest Ecology and Management (4 cr)

Graduate Statistics course (3 cr)
Seminar course with presentation (2 cr minimum)
BIO 699 Thesis credits (6 cr minimum)

¿En cuál departamento estoy?

College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture

Opciones de estudio

a tiempo completo (30 horas de crédito)

Costos de estudio
US$29.214,00 por año
The above graduate costs are based on 9 credit hours per semester, for 18 credit hours per academic year; Tuition fee is for 2021-2022 academic year and may subject to change in coming years
Aplicaciones hasta

15 November 2022

Fecha de inicio

29 Agosto 2022, 17 Enero 2023


College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture

5782 Winslow Hall, Room 100,



04469, United States

Requerimiento de entrada

Para estudiantes de Estados Unidos

Consideration for admission to the Graduate School will be given to applicants holding a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, or the equivalent. Applicants for admission must present evidence that they have had the necessary academic preparation to enable them to pursue the graduate program for which they are applying. The Graduate School has no fixed minimum grade point average requirement for admission; however, the applicant should have a strong undergraduate record. Students who have undertaken graduate work at another institution must be in good standing at that institution to be eligible for admission to The University of Maine

Para estudiantes internacionales

An applicant should have a Bachelor’s degree with a major in a biological science which includes in addition to basic and advanced biology courses, a minimum of:

1 year of introductory chemistry plus biochemistry and/or organic chemistry
1 semester of calculus
1 semester of physics

Minimum requirements for regular admission:

GPA of 3.0 or above
GRE scores in 60th percentile
Supportive letters of recommendation

The Graduate School requires a minimum score of 80 on the iBT TOEFL or equivalent.

IELTS: Minimum 6.5

PTE Academic Minimum Score: 60

DuoLingo: Minimum 105

Application deadline: January 15 (Fall) / November 15 (Spring)

Puede haber diferentes requisitos de IELTS en función del curso elegido.


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