Solve Challenges in Human, Animal and Environmental Health
If you’re interested in the study of life processes in all living things, from their molecular composition and function to their interaction with the environment, the Biology Scholar Plan from University of Houston-Clear Lake combines undergraduate and graduate coursework in a competitive environment. The Biology Scholars Plan combines the B.S. degree plan in Biology with M.S. degree plans in Biology or Biotechnology with the intention of allowing highly motivated and qualified students to complete both the B.S. and M.S. degrees in biology in a timely and cost efficient manner.
Combine Scientific Theory with Hands-on Lab and Field Experience
Your coursework in the Scholars Plan will give help you acquire the discipline and
rigor needed to take on an independent role in research. You are expected to begin
a graduate research project early in your studies. After admission to the Scholars
Plan and successful completion of the B.S. degree in Biology, the Biology Program
Graduate Admissions committee will consider waiving the Graduate Record Examination
(GRE) requirement for admission into the Biology Graduate Program.
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Deadlines for Applying
- Freshman Deadlines
Priority - February 1
Final (Summer Session I) - June 10*
Final (Summer Session II) - July 15*
*Online application closes May 21. Freshman students applying after May 21 must submit all required documents along with paper application to the Office of Admissions.
Priority - February 1
Final - August 1
Priority - September 1
Final - December 1
- Transfer Deadlines
Spring 2019Final - January 22
Summer 2019Priority – May 21
Final (Summer Session I) – June 10
Final (Summer Session II) – July 15
Fall 2019Priority - August 12
Final - August 26
Spring 2020Priority - January 1
Final - TBA
Online applications close for transfer students after the Priority Deadline. Students who apply after the priority deadline must submit all required documentation with their paper application to the Office of Admissions and will be processed for late registration.
- International Deadlines
Priority – March 1
Final – June 1
Priority – August 1
Final – November 1
Priority – February 1
Final – April 20
Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline
*International freshmen applicants will not be accepted for Summer semester.