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Overview

University of Denver / Department of Biological Sciences is located in Denver, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cell and molecular biology
Master of Science (MS) Cell and molecular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biology, ecology and evolution
Professional Science Master's (PSM) Biomedical sciences
Master of Science (MS) Biology, ecology and evolution

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 3

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
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

71
Applied
31
Accepted
18
Enrolled
44%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in biology or related field, transcripts, personal statement, three letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in biology or related field, transcripts, personal statement, three letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Molecular biology, cell biology, neurobiology, ecology, molecular evolution
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2190 East Iliff Avenue
Denver, CO  80208
United States
Contact Dr. Joseph Angleson
Associate Professor and Chair
Email: jangleso@du.edu
Phone: 303-871-3463
Fax: 303-871-3471