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Division of Biological Sciences College of Arts and Science University of Missouri

  • Columbia, MO
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 47%53%
    student ratio
  • 73
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 15
    fall application deadline
  • 28%
    acceptance rate
  • 6 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Genetic, Cellular And Developmental Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Neurobiology And Behavior Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Evolutionary Biology And Ecology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

28% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 46
    • Accepted 13
    • Acceptance Rate 28
    • Enrolled 13
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th 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 score 1200 verbal and quantitative), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum score 1200 verbal and quantitative), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown8%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage98%
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEvolutionary biology, ecology and behavior; genetic, cellular, molecular and developmental biology; neurobiology and behavior; plant sciences
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Division of Biological Sciences

College of Arts and Science
University of Missouri

Columbia, MO 65211
United States

Dr. John Walker

Division Director

Phone: 573-882-3583
Email: walkerj@missouri.edu

Ms. Nila Emerich

Application Contact

Phone: 800-553-5698
Email: emerichn@missouri.edu



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