65
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Biology is located in Honolulu, HI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 11

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Seminar

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

25
Applied
5
Accepted
3
Enrolled
20%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st December 31st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1

Student Body

65
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.69%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.69%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3.08%
Two or more races 9.23%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

41
Total faculty
Full-time (39)
Part-time (2)
Male (30)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Molecular evolution, reproductive biology, animal behavior, conservation biology, avian biology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
231,000

Location & Contact

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