Buffalo, NY
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
35
total students
Tuition Cost $13,347
$13,347
average amount to complete degree
July 15
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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 Thesis or project
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 37
    • Accepted 18
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th July 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, GRE

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$13,347
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsSeptember 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian31%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty89
    • Full-time Percentage99%
    • Part-time Percentage1%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNeural degeneration and regeneration, synapse formation and elimination, glial cell biology, sensory systems, ion channels and receptors
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,000,000

Location & Contact

Neuroscience Program

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

655 Biomedical Research Building
Buffalo, NY 14260
United States

Dr. Malcolm Slaughter

Professor

Phone: 716-829-3240
Email: mslaught@buffalo.edu

Ms. Kara Rickicki

Graduate Programs Coordinator

Phone: 716-829-2417
Email: kkms@buffalo.edu

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