34
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

California State University, East Bay / Department of Biological Sciences is located in Hayward, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Marine science Biological science
Master of Science (MS) Marine science Biological science
Master of Science (MS) Marine science Marine science

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 16

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General and Subject Tests
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

39
Applied
16
Accepted
13
Enrolled
41%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 15th April 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General and Subject Tests
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in field, 2.75 overall; 3 letters of reference; statement of purpose
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 2
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

34
Total Graduate Students
61%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
38%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.82%
Black or African American 8.82%
White or Caucasian 38%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 23.53%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.94%

Gender

Male (26%)
Female (73%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time (16)
Part-time (4)
Male (9)
Female (11)

Location & Contact

Address 25800 Carlos Bee Boulevard
Hayward, CA  94542-3000
United States
Contact Dr. Donald Gailey
Chair
Email: donald.gailey@csueastbay.edu
Phone: 510-885-3471
Fax: 510-885-4747