Department of Integrative Biology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Colorado Denver

Department of Integrative Biology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Colorado Denver

Denver, CO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
62%
38%
student ratio
32
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
11 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Integrative And Systems Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Ecology Master of Science (MS)
    • Genetics Master of Science (MS)
    • Neurobiology Master of Science (MS)
    • Molecular Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Cell And Developmental Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Microbiology Master of Science (MS)
    • Plant Systematics Master of Science (MS)
    • Evolutionary Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Animal Behavior Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • 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? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 18
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum score in 50th percentile in each section), BA/BS from accredited institution awarded within the last 10 years; minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0; prerequisite courses: 1 year each of general biology and general chemistry; 1 semester each of general genetics, and general ecology, and cell biology; and a structure/function course
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.2, and three letters of recommendation, official transcripts from all universities and colleges attended
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 537 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS 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 awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students32
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students32
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino36%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian18%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian9%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races27%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty24
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular developmental biology; quantitative ecology, biogeography, and population dynamics; environmental signaling and endocrine disruption; speciation, the evolution of reproductive isolation, and hybrid zones; evolutionary, behavioral, and conservation ecology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Integrative Biology

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Colorado Denver

Campus Box 171 PO Box 173364
Denver, CO 80217
United States

Dr. John Swallow

Biology Department Chair

Phone: 303-556-6154
Email: john.swallow@ucdenver.edu

Dr. Michael Wunder

Graduate Advisor

Phone: 303-556-8870
Email: michael.wunder@ucdenver.edu


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