Department of Biology College of Arts and Sciences Georgia College & State University

Department of Biology College of Arts and Sciences Georgia College & State University

Milledgeville, GA
location
Public
type
Small
setting
38%
62%
student ratio
24
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biological And Biomedical Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 8
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $40
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum score of 800 under the old system and 286 under the new scoring system), 30 hours of undergraduate course work in biological science, and 2 transcripts, certificate of immunization
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL recommended, 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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students24
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students24
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian90%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular genetics, cell biology, environmental microbiology, microbial ecology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

College of Arts and Sciences
Georgia College & State University

Hancock Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061
United States

Dr. Indiren Pillay

Chair

Phone: 478-445-0809
Email: indiren.pillayll@gcsu.edu

Dr. Chris Skelton

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 478-445-2440
Email: chris.skelton@gcsu.edu


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