Back to Results
University of Central Florida

Department of Biology

Orlando, FL

Interested?

Interested in Department of Biology? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Contact School
University of Central Florida

Overview

University of Central Florida / Department of Biology is located in Orlando, FL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biology
Master of Science (MS) Biology
(Certificate) Conservation biology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 15
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Field exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

58
Applied
24
Accepted
15
Enrolled
41%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours, letters of recommendation, resume, personal/professional statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, resume, personal/professional statement

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

66
Total Graduate Students
13%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
86%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.55%
Black or African American 1.52%
White or Caucasian 69%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.52%
Unknown 3.03%

Gender

Male (56%)
Female (43%)

Location & Contact

Address 4000 Central Florida Boulevard
Orlando, FL  32816
United States
Contact Dr. Graham Worthy
Chair
Email: graham.worthy@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-2141
Fax: 407-823-5769