Environmental Conservation Program Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison

Environmental Conservation Program Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
25
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
75%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Conservation Biology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • 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

75% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 33
    • Acceptance Rate 75
    • Enrolled 25
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $56
    • Application Fee - International $56
    • 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 October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian94%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native6%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty10
    • Full-time Percentage20%
    • Part-time Percentage80%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchOrnithology, forestry, sociology, rural sociology, plant ecology, biodiversity, sustainability, sustainable development, conservation biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Environmental Conservation Program

Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

500 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1380
United States

Dr. Janet Silbernagel

Chair

Phone: 608-890-2600
Fax: 608-262-2273
Email: jmsilber@wisc.edu

Nathan Schulfer

Student Services Coordinator

Phone: 608-890-2600
Fax: 608-262-2273
Email: schulfer@wisc.edu


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