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Ohio University

Department of Biological Sciences

Athens, OH

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Overview

Ohio University / Department of Biological Sciences is located in Athens, OH, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neuroscience
Master of Science (MS) Ecology and evolutionary biology
Master of Science (MS) Exercise physiology and muscle biology
Master of Science (MS) Microbiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cell biology and physiology
Master of Science (MS) Neuroscience
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Microbiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Ecology and evolutionary biology
Master of Science (MS) Biological sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Exercise physiology and muscle biology
Master of Science (MS) Cell biology and physiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biological sciences

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
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
1 quarter of teaching experience
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
2 quarters of teaching experience

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
55
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Names of three faculty members whose research interests most closely match the applicant's interest
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Essay concerning prior training, research interest and career goals, plus names of three faculty members whose research interests most closely match the applicant's interest

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Research

Focus of faculty research: Ecology and evolutionary biology, exercise physiology and muscle biology, neurobiology, cell biology, physiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Athens, OH  45701-2979
United States
Contact Dr. Ralph DiCaprio
Chair
Email: dicaprir@ohio.edu
Phone: 740-593-2220