Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences College of Life Sciences Brigham Young University

Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences College of Life Sciences Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
33%
67%
student ratio
48
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Wildlife And Wildlands Conservation Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Genetics And Biotechnology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 22
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.2
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.2
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian88%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty26
    • Full-time Percentage96%
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Female Percentage8%
    • Male Percentage92%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEnvironmental science, plant genetics, plant ecology, plant nutrition and pathology, wildlife and wildlands conservation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,641,675

Location & Contact

Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences

College of Life Sciences
Brigham Young University

4105 LSB
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. Eric Jellen

Chair

Phone: 801-422-3527
Fax: 801-422-0008
Email: rick_jellen@byu.edu

Dr. Brock McMillan

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 801-422-1228
Fax: 801-422-0008
Email: brock_mcmillan@byu.edu


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