Frostburg, MD
location
Public
type
Small
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
19
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
57%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Fisheries And Wildlife Management Master of Science (MS) [Fish, Game, and Wildlife Management ]
    • Applied Ecology And Conservation Biology Master of Science (MS) [Conservation Biology ]
  • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

57% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 21
    • Accepted 12
    • Acceptance Rate 57
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students19
    • Part-time Percentage37%
    • Full-time Percentage63%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races16%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage91%
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular and morphological evolution, ecology and behavior of birds, conservation genetics of amphibians and fishes, biology of endangered species
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Frostburg State University

101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532
United States

Dr. David Puthoff

Department Chair

Phone: 301-687-4172
Email: dpputhoff@frostburg.edu

Ms. Vickie Mazer

Director, Graduate Services

Phone: 301-687-7053
Fax: 301-687-4597
Email: vmmazer@frostburg.edu


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