Department of Soil and Water Science College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

Department of Soil and Water Science College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Florida

Gainesville, FL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
53%
47%
student ratio
104
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Soil And Water Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Agroecology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 25
    • Doctoral Degrees 15
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • 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 42
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 14
  • 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 February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students104
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students104
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Full-time Percentage57%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty39
    • Full-time Percentage74%
    • Part-time Percentage26%
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNutrient, pesticide, and waste management; soil, water, and aquifer remediation; carbon dynamics and ecosystem services; landscape analysis and modeling; wetlands and aquatic ecosystems
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Soil and Water Science

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 110290
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

K. Reddy

Graduate Research Professor and Department Chairman

Phone: 352-294-3154
Fax: 352-392-3399
Email: krr@ufl.edu

Max Teplitski

Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 352-273-8189 ext. 211
Fax: 352-392-3902
Email: maxtep@ufl.edu


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