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Queens College of the City University of New York

Overview

Queens College of the City University of New York / Department of Biology is located in Queens, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's 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? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

26
Applied
18
Accepted
9
Enrolled
69%

Applying

125
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st Not reported No
Spring deadline November 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$15,500
Tuition & Fees
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.53%
Black or African American 15.79%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 26.32%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 5.26%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Faculty

61
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 42
Male (31)
Female (30)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Developmental genetics, evolutionary ecology, urban ecology and conservation, cell signaling pathways, molecular biology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 65-30 Kissena Boulevard
Queens, NY  11367-1597
United States
Contact Daniel Weinstein
Chair
Email: daniel.weinstein@qc.cuny.edu
Phone: 718-997-4552

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