Bio Sci Grad Application Forms by giv23807

VIEWS: 0 PAGES: 3

									                             Department of Biological Sciences



Dear Applicant to the Master of Arts or Master of Science Degree Programs in Biological Sciences:


You must have furnished each of the following before your application can be evaluated:

   1. Application for Admission to Graduate Study

   2. Narrative Statement

   3. Letters of evaluation by three college instructors familiar with your ability and record in
      biology and the related sciences

   4. Official transcripts from all institutions in which undergraduate or graduate courses have
      been taken

   5. Recommended but not required - Graduate Record Examination scores for the aptitude and
      advanced biology tests

If you wish to apply for one of a limited number of Graduate Teaching Assistantships in biology,
you may request a separate application prior to April. These forms may be obtained from the
Graduate Office, CCSU.

Sincerely,


Ruth E. Rollin, Chair
Department of Biological Sciences
                Narrative to be Completed by Applicants to the
      Master of Arts or Master of Science Programs in Biological Sciences
     Department of Biological Sciences, Central Connecticut State University


                                                                     Date:

I. Applicant’s Full Name:

               Address:




   Which plan of study do you intend to pursue?              Plan A                         Plan B

   In which area(s) of the biological sciences are you most interested?




II. Prepare a single-spaced, type-written narrative which deals with the following questions:
    (please do not exceed 500 words)

   1. What qualifies you to pursue a master’s degree in biology, the plan you selected, and the
      area of specialization you seek?

   2. What are your long-range professional goals?

   3. How will this program help you to achieve these goals?

   4. Why have you chosen to apply to this particular institution?
                     Evaluation Form for Applicants to the
      Master of Arts or Master of Science Programs in Biological Sciences
     Department of Biological Sciences, Central Connecticut State University



I. To be Supplied by the Applicant                            Date:

   Applicant’s Full Name:



   Social Security Number:


   Plan (Plan A - thesis; Plan B - research problem and comprehensive examination in biology)
   for which applicant is applying and area(s) of specialization in which applicant is interested:




   Note to applicant and evaluator: The screening committee will not process applications until
   all letters of evaluation have been received. This letter should be returned by the evaluator to:
   Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain,
   CT 06050.


II. Instructions to the evaluator: Please comment on the following items, using as your frame of
    reference, standards of performance comparable to those maintained by successful graduate
    students you have known.


   1. Academic qualifications




   2. Creative and analytical abilities




   3. Motivation, persistence, and reliability




   4. Facility in oral and written communication

								
To top