82
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

University of Oregon / Department of Biology is located in Eugene, OR, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Molecular, cellular and genetic biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Marine biology
Master of Arts (MA) Ecology and evolution
Master of Arts (MA) Marine biology
Master of Science (MS) Ecology and evolution
Master of Science (MS) Marine biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Ecology and evolution
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neuroscience and development

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 11
Doctoral Degrees 7

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

11
Applied
10
Accepted
91%

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.2
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.2
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.22%
Black or African American 2.44%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.22%
Asian 4.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 7.32%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

47
Total faculty
Full-time (42)
Part-time (5)
Male (31)
Female (16)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Developmental neurobiology; evolution, population biology, and quantitative genetics; regulation of gene expression; biochemistry of marine organisms
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Eugene, OR  97403
United States
Contact George Sprague
Head
Phone: 541-346-6051
Fax: 541-346-6056