9
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Oregon Health & Science University / Department of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems is located in Portland, OR, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Biochemistry and molecular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental science and engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry and molecular biology
Master of Science (MS) Environmental science and engineering

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 153 Verbal/148 Quantitative/4.5 Analytical) or MCAT (for some programs)
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 153 Verbal/148 Quantitative/4.5 Analytical) or MCAT (for some programs)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th May 15th No
Winter deadline October 15th September 15th No
Spring deadline January 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 153 Verbal/148 Quantitative/4.5 Analytical) or MCAT (for some programs)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum scores: 153 Verbal/148 Quantitative/4.5 Analytical) or MCAT (for some programs)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits

Student Body

9
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
77%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 88%
American Indian or Alaska Native 11.11%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time (13)
Part-time (0)
Male (9)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Metalloprotein biochemistry, molecular microbiology, environmental microbiology, environmental chemistry, biogeochemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR  97239-3098
United States
Contact Dr. Michiko Nakano
Program Director
Phone: 503-494-8311