37
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Cincinnati / Department of Biological Sciences is located in Cincinnati, OH, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
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 Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

66
Applied
14
Accepted
9
Enrolled
21%

Applying

40
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
Master's Degree Requirements BS in biology, chemistry, or equivalent
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements BS in biology, chemistry, or equivalent
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

37
Total Graduate Students
10%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
89%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 83%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.7%
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time (24)
Part-time (0)
Male (17)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Physiology and development, cell and molecular, ecology and evolutionary
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
1,200,000

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 210006
Cincinnati, OH  45221-0006
United States
Contact Guy Cameron
Phone: 513-556-6000