36
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Kansas State University / Department of Plant Pathology is located in Manhattan, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Genetics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Genetics
Master of Science (MS) Plant pathology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Plant pathology

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 1
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Oral exam
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
Preliminary exams, oral exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

30
Applied
8
Accepted
6
Enrolled
27%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 10th December 10th Yes
Spring deadline July 15th July 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships

Student Body

36
Total Graduate Students
11%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 33%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Faculty

26
Total faculty
Full-time (21)
Part-time (5)
Male (21)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Applied microbiology, microbial genetics, microbial ecology/epidemiology, integrated pest management, plant genetics/genomics/molecular biology, genetics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
7,280,752

Location & Contact

Address 4024 Throckmorton Hall
1712 Claflin Road
Manhattan, KS  66506
United States
Contact Dr. Martin Draper
Head
Email: maddr@ksu.edu
Phone: 785-532-6176
Fax: 785-532-5692