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Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Overview

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville / Program in Biology is located in Edwardsville, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

31
Applied
26
Accepted
21
Enrolled
84%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 22nd July 15th No
Spring deadline December 9th November 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
62%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
37%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.14%
Black or African American 5.36%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.79%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.57%
Unknown 3.57%

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Location & Contact

Address Edwardsville, IL  62026
United States
Contact Dr. Rick Essner
Director
Email: tfowler@siue.edu
Phone: 618-650-5231