Wolfville, NS
location
Public
type
Small
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
33
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
58%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biological And Biomedical Sciences Master of Science (M Sc)
  • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 24
    • Accepted 14
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum B- average in last 2 years of major
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students33
    • Part-time Percentage39%
    • Full-time Percentage61%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • Unknown or International StudentNot Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty40
    • Full-time Percentage40%
    • Part-time Percentage60%
    • Female Percentage8%
    • Male Percentage92%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRespiration physiology, estuaries and fisheries, limnology, plant biology, conservation biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

Faculty of Pure and Applied Science
Acadia University

15 University Avenue
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
Canada

Dr. Soren Bondrup-Nielsen

Head

Phone: 902-585-1424
Email: soren.bondrup-nielsen@acadiau.ca

Lisa Taul

Administrative Secretary

Phone: 902-585-1334
Fax: 902-585-1059
Email: lisa.taul@acadiau.ca


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