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Department of Biology College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Florida

  • Gainesville, FL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 46%54%
    student ratio
  • 105
    total students
  • $12,640 | $30,000
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 1
    fall application deadline
  • 32%
    acceptance rate
  • 9 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Zoology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [animal molecular and cellular biology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [zoology]
      Master of Science (MS) [tropical conservation and development]
      Master of Science (MS) [wetland sciences]
      Master of Science (MS) [zoology]
      Master of Science in Teaching (MST) [zoology]
    • Botany Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [botany]
      Master of Science (MS) [botany]
      Master of Science in Teaching (MST) [botany]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 13
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

32% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 74
    • Accepted 24
    • Acceptance Rate 32
    • Enrolled 18
  • 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 December 1st December 1st 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 GPA 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, Minimum GPA 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 *$12,640
    • Out-of-state tuition *$30,000
    • 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 awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students105
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students105
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty57
    • Full-time Percentage54%
    • Part-time Percentage46%
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEcology, evolution, genetics, molecular and cellular biology, physiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Florida

PO Box 118525
Gainesville, FL 32611
United States

Craig Osenberg

Professor and Chair

Phone: 352-392-9201
Fax: 352-392-3704
Email: osenberg@ufl.edu

William Barbazuk

Associate Professor, Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 352-273-8624
Fax: 352-392-3704
Email: bbarbazuk@ufl.edu



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