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University of Miami

Division of Marine Biology and Fisheries

Coral Gables, FL

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Overview

University of Miami / Division of Marine Biology and Fisheries is located in Coral Gables, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 7

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
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

90
Applied
16
Accepted
14
Enrolled
18%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

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

Student Body

59
Total Graduate Students
5%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
94%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.08%
Black or African American 6.78%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.69%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 3.39%

Gender

Male (47%)
Female (52%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 24
Part-time - 1
Male (18)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biochemistry, physiology, plankton, coral, biology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 248025
Coral Gables, FL  33124
United States
Contact Dr. Robert Cowen
Chairperson
Email: rcowen@rsmas.miami.edu
Phone: 305-421-4177