Biological Sciences is operated by the Mississippi State University, and is located in Miss State, Miss. It provides degree programs, including Master of Science and doctor of philosophy. It offers introductory, advanced and graduate courses. Its introductory courses include anatomy and physiology, general botany, biological science, natural history, biology of human reproduction, animal and plant biology, principles of zoology, human anatomy and physiology and cell biology. Its advanced courses include genetics, ecology, marine biology, parasitology and microbiology. Its graduate courses include transmission electron microscopy, advanced ecology, experimental molecular biology, physiological ecology, plant metabolism and special topics in biology. The department s primary functions are research and teaching. It additionally provides financial aid and offers research and housing facility to students.