Department of Biological Sciences College of Science San Jose State University

San Jose, CA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
70%
30%
student ratio
101
total students
Not Reported
in-state | out-of-state tuition
June 29
fall application deadline
27%
acceptance rate
0 Department and Program
departments and programs

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biological Sciences Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Master of Biotechnology (MBT)
    • Physiology Master of Science (MS)
    • Molecular Biology And Microbiology Master of Science (MS)
    • Organismal Biology, Conservation And Ecology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 36
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

27% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 158
    • Accepted 44
    • Acceptance Rate 27
    • Enrolled 43
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $59
    • Application Fee - International $59
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 29th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students101
    • Female Percentage70%
    • Male Percentage30%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students101
    • Part-time Percentage48%
    • Full-time Percentage52%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian40%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian40%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown7%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSystemic physiology, molecular genetics, SEM studies, toxicology, large mammal ecology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biological Sciences

College of Science
San Jose State University

One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
United States

Dr. John Boothby

Chair

Phone: 408-924-4850
Fax: 408-924-4840
Email: jboothby@email.sjsu.edu

Daniel Holley

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 408-924-4844
Email: dholley@email.sjsu.edu


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