Department of Plant Biology College of Natural Science Michigan State University

Department of Plant Biology College of Natural Science Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
54
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
22%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Plant Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Plant Breeding, Genetics And Biotechnology - Plant Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 62
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported 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 DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students54
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students54
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian86%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage94%
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPhysiological, molecular, and biochemical mechanisms; systematics; inheritance; ecology and geohistory
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$5,428,831

Location & Contact

Department of Plant Biology

College of Natural Science
Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

Dr. Richard Triemer

Chairperson

Phone: 517-353-4683
Fax: 517-353-1926
Email: triemer@msu.edu

Ms. Kasey Baldwin

Graduate Secretary

Phone: 517-432-4429
Fax: 517-353-1926
Email: plntbiol@msu.edu


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