Department of Biology Graduate School of Arts and Science New York University

Department of Biology Graduate School of Arts and Science New York University

New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
180
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
14 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Plant Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Computational Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Cancer And Molecular Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Developmental Genetics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Neurobiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Molecular Genetics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Immunology And Microbiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • General Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Recombinant DNA Technology Master of Science (MS)
    • Computers In Biological Research Master of Science (MS)
    • Biomedical Journalism Master of Science (MS)
    • Oral Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 68
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? 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

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 394
    • Accepted 219
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 77
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students180
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students180
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Full-time Percentage85%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian20%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGenomics, molecular and cell biology, development and molecular genetics, molecular evolution of plants and animals
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

Graduate School of Arts and Science
New York University

70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1019
United States

Mr. Stephen Small

Chair

Phone: 212-998-8200
Fax: 212-995-4015
Email: biology.admissions@nyu.edu

Mr. Ken Birnbaum

Director of Graduate Studies, PhD Programs

Phone: 212-998-8200
Fax: 212-995-4015
Email: biology.admissions@nyu.edu


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