Division of Biology College of Arts and Sciences Kansas State University

Division of Biology College of Arts and Sciences Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
51%
49%
student ratio
59
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
18%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

18% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 80
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 18
    • Enrolled 15
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

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, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, funding for 12 months (total yearly amount: $20,826)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students59
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students59
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian85%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty99
    • Full-time Percentage74%
    • Part-time Percentage26%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEcology, genetics, developmental biology, microbiology, cell biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,990,967

Location & Contact

Division of Biology

College of Arts and Sciences
Kansas State University

116 Ackert Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
United States

Brian Spooner

Director/University Distinguished Professor, Division of Biology

Phone: 785-532-6615
Fax: 785-532-6653
Email: biology@ksu.edu

Becki Bohnenblust

Graduate Application Contact

Phone: 785-532-6615
Fax: 785-532-6653
Email: biology@ksu.edu


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