Department of Biological Sciences College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Department of Biological Sciences College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
63%
37%
student ratio
122
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
31%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biotechnology Graduate Certificate [biotechnology management]
      Master of Professional Studies (MPS) [biotechnology]
    • Neuroscience And Cognitive Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biological Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

31% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 197
    • Accepted 62
    • Acceptance Rate 31
    • Enrolled 39
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • 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 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, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students122
    • Female Percentage63%
    • Male Percentage37%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students122
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian52%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian24%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty26
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Location & Contact

Department of Biological Sciences

College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
United States

Dr. Philip Farabaugh

Chairman

Phone: 410-455-3081
Fax: 410-455-3875
Email: farabaug@umbc.edu

Dr. Stephen Miller

Director

Phone: 410-455-3381
Fax: 410-455-3875
Email: biograd@umbc.edu


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