You can prepare for a profession in industry or academe through our programs.
You can choose a degree or certificate and attend full-time or part-time in the evening.
You will increase your competitiveness for acceptance into a PhD program by earning a masters degree from our top-ranked institution.
You can enjoy competitive tuition rates and be considered for a merit-based assistantship.
Your professors have post-doctoral training and they continue to further their knowledge in their chosen areas of expertise.
You can learn in small classes in our state-of- the-art facilities.
Villanova is located on a beautiful suburban campus outside of one of the nation’s premier college towns – Philadelphia. We are easily accessible by car, bus or train.
Villanova has been ranked #1 (Masters category in the northern region) by U.S. News and World Report for more than a decade.
The Graduate Programs in Biology - built on the principle that science is a continuing human endeavor that encompasses research, learning and teaching - prepare students for lives of continuing inquiry.
Villanova University was founded in 1842 by the Order of St. Augustine. To this day, Villanova’s Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition is the cornerstone of an academic community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. There are more than 10,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students in the University’s six colleges.