Graduate Programs / Doctoral Degrees / Biology


Doctor of Philosophy

The University offers a doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.) in biology with specializations in ecology, microbiology, and physiology.

Required Courses

biology (ecology) Ph.D.   |  biology (microbiology) Ph.D.   |  biology (physiology) Ph.D.

Academic Fees (Tuition)

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Financial Aid & Assistance

Graduate students may be eligible for federal student loans if they are admitted into graduate degrees (or first-time teacher certification programs) and meet other eligibility requirements. Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid. Private alternative loans can help students pay college expenses that may not be covered by federal loan programs or other financial aid. For more information, visit financial aid.

In addition, students may be eligible for payment plans and veterans benefits.


The University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Further Information

Department of Biology
Indiana State University

Last updated: June 30, 2014

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