35
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Botany is located in Honolulu, HI, 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 10
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, GRE Subject Test (biology)
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Optional
Presentation
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (biology)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Presentation

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

35
Applied
7
Accepted
6
Enrolled
20%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (biology)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (biology)
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 540
TOEFL IBT score: 76
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Student Body

35
Total Graduate Students
11%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.57%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 45%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.86%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 2.86%
Two or more races 25.71%
Unknown 5.71%

Gender

Male (34%)
Female (65%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time (23)
Part-time (6)
Male (21)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Plant ecology, evolution, systematics, conservation biology, ethnobotany
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
14,275,000

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact William Ditto
Dean
Email: wditto@hawaii.edu
Phone: 808-956-6451