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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Watson School of Biological Sciences

Cold Spring Harbor, NY

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Overview

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory / Watson School of Biological Sciences is located in Cold Spring Harbor, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (recommended)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Lab rotations, teaching experience, qualifying exam, postdoctoral proposals

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

202
Applied
27
Accepted
8
Enrolled
13%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE (recommended)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

44
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.82%
Black or African American 2.27%
White or Caucasian 34%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.27%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

55
Total faculty
Full-time - 55
Part-time - 0
Male (44)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Genetics and genomics, neurobiology, cancer, plant biology, molecular biology, quantitative biology, bioinformatics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1 Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY  11724
United States
Contact Dr. Alexander Gann
Dean
Phone: 516-367-6890