35
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Maryland, College Park / Program in Animal Sciences is located in College Park, MD, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral exam or written comprehensive exam
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Journal publication, scientific paper

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

48
Applied
10
Accepted
8
Enrolled
21%

Applying

75
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 No
Spring deadline October 1st August 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships

Student Body

35
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.71%
Black or African American 2.86%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.86%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.86%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (37%)
Female (62%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Animal physiology, cell biology and biochemistry, reproduction, biometrics, animal behavior
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address College Park, MD  20742
United States
Contact Dr. Tom Porter
Chairman
Email: teporter@umd.edu
Phone: 301-405-1366
Fax: 301-405-7980