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Old Dominion University

Master of Science in Biology Program

Norfolk, VA

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Old Dominion University

Overview

Old Dominion University / Master of Science in Biology Program is located in Norfolk, VA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Biology
Master of Science (MS) Microbiology and immunology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MCAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
31 credits

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

28
Applied
7
Accepted
6
Enrolled
25%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Winter deadline June 1st June 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MCAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum 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
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

33
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 6.06%
White or Caucasian 87%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 6.06%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

44
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 22
Male (38)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Ecology and systematics of vertebrates, marine biology, molecular and cellular microbiology and immunology, vector-borne diseases, human and ecological physiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,000,000

Location & Contact

Address 110 Mills Godwin Jr. Life Sciences Building
Norfolk, VA  23529
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Ratzlaff
Graduate Program Director
Email: biolgpd@odu.edu
Phone: 757-683-4361
Fax: 757-683-5283

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