28
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University at Buffalo, the State University of New York / Department of Biochemistry is located in Buffalo, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
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
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

10
Applied
6
Accepted
3
Enrolled
60%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$66,918
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

28
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.14%
Black or African American 3.57%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.57%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.57%

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time (24)
Part-time (1)
Male (16)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Gene expression, proteins and metalloenzymes, biochemical endocrinology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
3,500,000

Location & Contact

Address 955 Main Street
Room 4102
Buffalo, NY  14203
United States
Contact Dr. Mark R. O'Brian
Chair
Email: mrobrian@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-3200
Fax: 716-829-2725