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Department of Animal Sciences College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

  • Gainesville, FL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 58%42%
    student ratio
  • 38
    total students
  • $10,916 | $28,309
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • March 1
    fall application deadline
  • 34%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Animal Sciences Master of Science (MS)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees V, Required for some, optional and one departmental and one exit seminar
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and two departmental seminars, one exit seminar
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 49
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline September 1st August 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline January 1st December 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum 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, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$10,916
    • Out-of-state tuition *$28,309
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution 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 insitution 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 availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students38
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

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

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRuminal metabolism and fermentation, enteric greenhouse gas emissions, beef cattle nutrition; embryonic development, fertility, uterine biology, dairy cattle, heat stress; genetic and genomic evaluation of animals in multibreed populations; prostaglandin and immune response to lipopolysaccharides in dairy cattle, dietary fatty acids and their effects on reproduction, immunity and energy metabolism; metabolic influences of nutrients on reproduction
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Animal Sciences

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Florida

Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

Dr. Geoffrey Dahl

Chair

Phone: 352-392-1981 ext. 221
Fax: 352-392-5595
Email: gdahl@ufl.edu

Dr. Joel Brendemuhl

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 352-392-8073
Fax: 352-392-1913
Email: brendj@ufl.edu



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