15
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University at Albany, State University of New York / Department of Environmental Health Sciences is located in Albany, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Toxicology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Environmental and occupational health
Master of Science (MS) Environmental chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Environmental and occupational health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Toxicology

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
12
Accepted
3
Enrolled
75%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Winter deadline April 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of reference
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

15
Total Graduate Students
53%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
46%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 20%
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (13%)
Female (86%)

Faculty

17
Total faculty
Full-time (15)
Part-time (2)
Male (8)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Xenobiotic metabolism, neurotoxicity of halogenated hydrocarbons, pharmacy/toxic genomics, environmental analytical chemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY  12222-0001
United States
Contact Dr. David Lawrence
Chair
Email: dalawrence@albany.edu
Phone: 518-474-7161