Graduate Studies Course Descriptions
BIOL ― Biology
BIOL 589 Professional Development
V1-3 cr. Designated course number for professional development credit bearing courses offered by Extended Campus. These credits do not count toward any degree at MSU Billings.
BIOL 591 Independent Study
V1-5 cr. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of the instructor, approval of the department chairperson and Dean of Arts and Sciences and Independent Study contract filed with the Office of Graduate Studies prior to registration. Provides an opportunity for students of superior academic standing to explore material beyond that covered by undergraduate courses in Biological Sciences.
BIOL 596 Cooperative Education/Internship
V1-9 cr. Provides university credit for graduate work experience in the area of Biology, supervised by faculty. Learning agreement must be completed prior to registration (restricted).