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The Biology Ph.D. Program is divided into four subprograms that center on separate, but overlapping, areas of biology. Learn about the differences in curriculum associated with each subprogram (and about any specific application requirements associated with each).

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Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Behavior (EEB) »

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Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCD) »

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Neuroscience (NS) »

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Plant Sciences (PS) »