School of Biology and Ecology College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture University of Maine

School of Biology and Ecology College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture University of Maine

Orono, ME
location
Public
type
Small
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
74
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
19%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Ecology And Environmental Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Plant Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Zoology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Biological Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Botany And Plant Pathology Master of Science (MS)
    • Entomology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

19% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 77
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 19
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown15%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty36
    • Full-time Percentage78%
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEcology, systematics, and evolutionary biology; development and genetics; biomedical research; climate change, invasion ecology and pest management
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,377,117

Location & Contact

School of Biology and Ecology

College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture
University of Maine

Orono, ME 04469
United States

Dr. Andrei Aloykhin

Director

Phone: 207-581-2977
Fax: 207-581-2537

Scott Delcourt

Assistant Vice President for Graduate Studies and Senior Associate Dean

Phone: 207-581-3291
Fax: 207-581-3232
Email: graduate@maine.edu


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