Why Villanova Biology

  • 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.
Request Information Button
Graduate Arts and Science Students - Apply Now button
button to return to Graduate Studies Homepage


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.

Request Form for more information