Program in Biology School of Mathematics, Science, and Engineering University of the Incarnate Word

Program in Biology School of Mathematics, Science, and Engineering University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, TX
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
12
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
80%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biological And Biomedical Sciences Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

80% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 20
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 80
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $20
    • Application Fee - International $20
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE Subject Test (biology), minimum GPA of 3.0 in biology or GRE (minimum combined score 1000 Verbal and Quantitative), 8 hours of principles of chemistry, and 6 hours of organic chemistry, 12 upper-division hours in biology
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 560 paper based, 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students12
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students12
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Full-time Percentage67%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino67%
    • Black / African American17%
    • White / Caucasian17%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage89%
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRegeneration of nervous system elements, social behaviors of electric fish, gene expression in human cells, transmission of pathogenic protozoa, human DNA response to cancer fighting molecules
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,228,000

Location & Contact

Program in Biology

School of Mathematics, Science, and Engineering
University of the Incarnate Word

4301 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78209-6397
United States

Dr. David Foglesong

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 210-283-5033
Fax: 210-829-3153
Email: davidf@uiwtx.edu

Mrs. Andrea Cyterski-Acosta

Dean of Enrollment

Phone: 210-829-6005
Fax: 210-829-3921
Email: admis@uiwtx.edu


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