516
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Utah / College of Science is located in Salt Lake City, UT, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 47
Doctoral Degrees 51

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Varies
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

772
Applied
228
Accepted
97
Enrolled
30%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
65
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

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

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

516
Total Graduate Students
25%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
74%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.04%
Black or African American 0.78%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.19%
Asian 3.68%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.74%
Unknown 3.88%

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (39%)

Faculty

230
Total faculty
Full-time (149)
Part-time (81)
Male (181)
Female (49)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Behavioral ecology, cellular neurobiology, DNA replication, ecological genetics, herpetology, biological chemistry, theoretic chemistry, organic chemistry
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1430 Presidents Circle
Room 220
Salt Lake City, UT  84112-0140
United States
Contact Dr. Henry S. White
Dean
Email: white@chem.utah.edu
Phone: 801-581-6958
Fax: 801-585-3169