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Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Program in Plant Biology

Piscataway, NJ

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Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick / Program in Plant Biology is located in Piscataway, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Molecular and cellular biology
Master of Science (MS) Plant pathology
Master of Science (MS) Horticulture and plant technology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Molecular and cellular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Plant pathology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Horticulture and plant technology
Master of Science (MS) Organismal and population biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Organismal and population biology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 1
Doctoral Degrees 5

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

56
Applied
13
Accepted
10
Enrolled
23%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

50
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
96%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 48%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 20%

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (40%)

Faculty

Full-time - 0
Part-time - 1

Research

Focus of faculty research: Molecular biology and biochemistry of plants, plant development and genomics, plant protection, plant improvement, plant management of horticultural and field crops
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
10,000,000

Location & Contact

Address 65 Davidson Road
Room 202
Piscataway, NJ  08854-8097
United States
Contact Dr. Bingru Huang
Phone: 732-445-4636