Plant Biology

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Degrees Offered 

  • M.S. in Plant Biology
  • Ph.D. in Plant Biology

Application Fee - $65

Tests Required -

  • 550/213/79-80 TOEFL required for all internationals.

Deadlines - None

Areas of Interest:

  • Ecology and Environmental Science - M.S., Ph.D.
  • Evolutionary and Organismal Biology - M.S., Ph.D.
  • Molecular and Biochemical Physiology - M.S., Ph.D.

Contact Information:

Dr. John Brian Geisler


Plant Biology
Life Science II Room 405
Mailcode - 6509
Carbondale, IL 62901

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