22
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Maryland, College Park / Department of Entomology 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 1
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Oral qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

22
Applied
2
Accepted
2
Enrolled
9%

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 December 15th December 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

22
Total Graduate Students
27%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
72%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.55%
Black or African American 4.55%
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.55%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (54%)
Female (45%)

Faculty

48
Total faculty
Full-time (46)
Part-time (2)
Male (22)
Female (26)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Pest management, biosystematics, physiology and morphology, toxicology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
4,637,889

Location & Contact

Address College Park, MD  20742
United States
Contact Dr. Charles Mitter
Chair
Email: cmitter@umd.edu
Phone: 301-405-3912