Follow the guide below to ensure that you complete all that is necessary for taking courses in the Master of Science in General Biology (MSGB) program at Mississippi State University.
- Fill out the online Application for Admission selecting the "General Biology" degree option. (Selecting "Biological Sciences" will result in your application being reviewed for our on campus degree program, necessitating the submission of a new application and application fee.) The application requires a Statement of Purpose and the names and email addresses of 3 individuals submitting letters of recommendation on your behalf. A form will be provided to your recommenders via email for completion.
- Submit a $60.00 or $80.00 international (non-refundable) application fee, payable online.
- Submit one official transcript from the awarding institution of your undergraduate degree either electronically or by mail to:
Office of the Graduate School
P. O. Box G
Mississippi State, MS 39762-5507
Official transcripts being sent electronically (eScripted) should be sent to email@example.com