18
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Point Loma Nazarene University / Department of Biology is located in San Diego, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 7

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

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam major field test in biology or GRE Subject Test (biology)
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

7
Applied
5
Accepted
5
Enrolled
71%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 26th Not reported Yes
Spring deadline November 29th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam Major field test in biology or GRE Subject Test (biology)
Master's Degree Requirements BA/BS in science field, letters of recommendation, essay, interview
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$25,330
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA

Student Body

18
Total Graduate Students
83%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
16%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 11.11%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 33%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 27.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 16.67%
Unknown 5.56%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

5
Total faculty
Full-time (5)
Part-time (0)
Male (2)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biology education, immunology, angiogenesis, population genetics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 3900 Lomaland Drive
San Diego, CA  92106-2899
United States
Contact Dr. Dianne Anderson
Director of Master's Program in Biology
Email: dianneanderson@pointloma.edu
Phone: 619-849-2705