Population Biology, M.Sc. | University of California, Davis | Davis, United States
12 months
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About

Population Biology offered by the University of California, Davis, is an interdisciplinary field that uses concepts and techniques from ecology, evolution, systematics, genetics, and mathematics or statistics.

Overview

Key facts

Course curriculum for the Population Biology program at the University of California, Davis, often works near the interface between ecology, the study of interactions between organisms and their environment, and evolutionary biology, which aims to understand how populations and species evolve. Areas of research are often directed toward basic science, but also often addresses applied problems such as overcrowding, invasive species, and extinction. Students gain advanced knowledge of population growth, structure and dynamics, population interactions, community ecology, food webs, biogeography, behavioral and physiological ecology, life history strategies, systematics, evolution, population and quantitative genetics, and genomics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Population Biology
  • Mathematical Methods in Population Biology
  • Ecology and Evolution
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Ecology Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application for admission is exclusively available through the online application system
  • Application Fee
  • CV
  • Fellowship Application
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal History and Statement of Purpose
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Davis

1100 - 1600 USD /month
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