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University of Chicago

Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Chicago / Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Integrative biology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Ethics class, 2 teaching assistantships, preliminary examinations

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

28
Applied
6
Accepted
4
Enrolled
21%

Applying

90
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 General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Transcripts, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 104
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (65%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Evolution and development, behavioral neurobiology, comparative biomechanics, vertebrate paleontology, integrative neuromechanics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1027 East 57th Street
Chicago, IL  60637
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Ho
Chair
Email: rkh@uchicago.edu
Phone: 773-834-8423

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