24 months
15174 USD/year
15174 USD/year
5076 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Department of Botany from University of Wyoming offers graduate programs in Botany leading to the M.S. and the Ph.D. degrees. As part of these programs students participate in research, teaching and coursework that lay a foundation for scientific expertise. Our faculty have strong research programs, in which undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral students play a key role. 


Faculty in the Department of Botany from University of Wyoming  host and advise graduate students in several graduate programs (Botany; Ecology; Molecular and Cellular Life Sciences). Programs of graduate study in Botany are based on courses, seminars, readings and research, and normally utilize some materials and human resources from other parts of the university or other centers of scholarship.


The primary goal of graduate studies in the Department of Botany at the University of Wyoming is the education of highly qualified individuals for productive careers in an academic or non-academic profession, including teaching, research, industry, government, environmental management or other applications of biology. The foundation for professional training is built upon achieving a high level of intellectual development and scholarly research.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Plant Ecophysiology/Plant Form and Function
  • Plants and Civilization
  • Survey of Remote Sensing Applications
  • Plant Diversity and Systematics
  • Modeling the Earth System

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Review of applications begins February 1st each year.


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application (a non-refundable application fee of U.S. $50.00 is required)
  • Provide Certified and Attested Copy of Transcripts
  • Provide Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Provide Proof of Financial Support
  • Official bank statement
  • Copy of Passport
  • If you are currently studying at a U.S. Institution, please provide your school’s immigration coordinator. 
    • Components of the application to Botany include completion of a graduate program application form, a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and transcripts from all other post-secondary institutions attended. International students may need to complete the TOEFL (more information).
    • After communicating with a potential graduate adviser in the department, you should initiate the online application process with Graduate Education. Official transcripts are required for formal admission, but unofficial transcripts are suitable initially.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      15174 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 15174 USD per year during 24 months.
    • National

      15174 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 15174 USD per year during 24 months.
    • In-State

      5076 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5076 USD per year during 24 months.


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