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The University of Akron

Program in Integrated Bioscience

Akron, OH

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The University of Akron

Overview

The University of Akron / Program in Integrated Bioscience is located in Akron, OH, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 4

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Written and oral qualifying exams; seminar

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

17
Applied
9
Accepted
8
Enrolled
53%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 10th January 10th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Undergraduate degree with minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; three letters of recommendation; statement of career goals and research interest; willingness of one or more potential advisers to take student on as advisee

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 10
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

46
Total Graduate Students
19%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.52%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 6.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4.35%
Unknown 6.52%

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Integrative biology, biomedical, biomaterials, computational biology, environmental bioscience
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 302 Buchtel Common
Akron, OH  44325
United States
Contact Dr. Stephen Weeks
Chair
Email: scw@uakron.edu
Phone: 330-972-6954

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