66
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

California State University, Northridge / Department of Biology is located in Northridge, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 31

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE Subject Test, GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Seminar

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

58
Applied
22
Accepted
16
Enrolled
38%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 15th Not reported Yes
Spring deadline October 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE Subject Test, GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

66
Total Graduate Students
60%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
39%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 19.7%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.58%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.55%
Unknown 10.61%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cell adhesion, cancer research, fishery research
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA  91330
United States
Contact Dr. Larry Allen
Chair
Phone: 818-677-3356