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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Biology

Chicago, IL

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Overview

Loyola University Chicago / Department of Biology is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 66

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

301
Applied
125
Accepted
63
Enrolled
42%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, BS in biology

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 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

76
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.58%
Black or African American 7.89%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 19.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.26%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time - 21
Part-time - 0
Male (13)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Evolution, systematics, development, organismal biology, aquatic biology, molecular biology and genetics, cell biology, neurobiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,500,000

Location & Contact

Address 1032 West Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL  60660
United States
Contact Dr. Terry Grande
Graduate Program Director
Email: tgrande@luc.edu
Phone: 773-583-5649
Fax: 773-508-3646

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