83
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
Interested?

Interested in School of Biological Sciences? Save it to your profile for easy future access! Use the share option to let your friends and family know it's on your list!

Overview

University of Nebraska–Lincoln / School of Biological Sciences is located in Lincoln, NE, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 6

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 5th January 5th No
Spring deadline October 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

83
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
79%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.2%
Black or African American 3.61%
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.82%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

37
Total faculty
Full-time (37)
Part-time (0)
Male (24)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Behavior, botany, and zoology; ecology and evolutionary biology; genetics; cellular and molecular biology; microbiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 14th and R Streets
Lincoln, NE  68588
United States
Contact Dr. T. Jack Morris
Director
Phone: 402-472-2720
Fax: 402-472-2083