NEW ONLINE APPLICATION FORM
The Division has recently moved to an online application form. Register and apply at the links below.
Prospective graduate students are encouraged to review and be familiar with our graduate program of study, the research strengths of the Division, our faculty members, and our course offerings on myZou.
Students also are strongly encouraged to make contact with the doctoral faculty with whom they may wish to work before applying. This is particularly important for international applicants.
To apply to the Division for graduate school, complete the following NEW online application and submit to the Division by December 15, 2013.
Select candidates are interviewed, and the best are admitted to the Division for graduate study.
For More Information
Students should contact Nila Emerich, Senior Secretary Graduate Affairs, at EmerichN@missouri.edu or 573-882-1847 or toll-free at (800) 553-5698 for general questions about our graduate studies program and assistance submitting the application.
Stacy Small, Ph.D.
Conservation Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund
“I am committed to protecting native biodiversity in the Americas. Working with world-class avian ecologists at the University of Missouri, I developed the analytical and communication skills I needed for a successful career in wildlife conservation.”
Among the University of Missouri System’s most prestigious professors
Six professors in the Division of Biological Sciences have been appointed Curators’ Professors by the Board of Curators, one of the highest honors accorded by the University System.