Field of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Graduate School Cornell University

Field of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Graduate School Cornell University

Ithaca, NY
location
Private
type
Small
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
56
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
15 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Ecology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [animal ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [applied ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [biogeochemistry]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [community and ecosystem ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [limnology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [oceanography]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [physiological ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [plant ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [population ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [theoretical ecology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [vertebrate zoology]
    • Evolutionary Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [ecological genetics]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [paleobiology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [population biology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [systematics]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 115
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (biology), 2 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students56
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students56
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty52
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPopulation and organismal biology, population and evolutionary genetics, systematics and macroevolution, biochemistry, conservation biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Field of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Graduate School
Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853-0001
United States

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 607-254-4230

Graduate Field Assistant

Phone: 607-254-4230
Email: eeb_grad_req@cornell.edu


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