Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Columbia University

New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
77%
23%
student ratio
47
total students
Not Reported
in-state | out-of-state tuition
Not Reported
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
0 Department and Program
departments and programs

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Evolutionary Primatology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Ecology And Evolutionary Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Conservation Biology Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 45
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $90
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, previous course work in biology
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 5
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students47
    • Female Percentage77%
    • Male Percentage23%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students47
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / LatinoNot Reported
    • Black / African AmericanNot Reported
    • White / CaucasianNot Reported
    • American Indian / Alaskan NativeNot Reported
    • AsianNot Reported
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific IslanderNot Reported
    • Two or more racesNot Reported
    • UnknownNot Reported

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty50
    • Full-time Percentage14%
    • Part-time Percentage86%
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTropical ecology, ethnobotany, global change, systematics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$300,000

Location & Contact

Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Columbia University

1200 Amsterdam Avenue 10th Floor Schermerhorn Extension
New York, NY 10027
United States

Prof. Ruth DeFries

Chair

Phone: 212-851-1647
Email: rd2402@columbia.edu

Phone: 212-854-9987


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