Honolulu, HI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
65
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 31
fall application deadline
20%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Zoology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and seminar
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

20% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 25
    • Accepted 5
    • Acceptance Rate 20
    • Enrolled 3
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 31st December 31st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander3%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student20%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty41
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular evolution, reproductive biology, animal behavior, conservation biology, avian biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$231,000

Location & Contact

Department of Biology

College of Natural Sciences
University of Hawaii at Manoa

2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
United States

William Ditto

Dean

Phone: 808-956-6451
Email: wditto@hawaii.edu

Leslie Watling

Graduate Chairperson

Phone: 808-956-8621
Fax: 808-956-9812
Email: watling@hawaii.edu

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