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Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

University of Tennessee Knoxville

36 months
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31798 USD/year
13380 USD/year
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The department does not require a reading knowledge of a foreign language, but this may be imposed by the student's faculty dissertation research committee. The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology program is offered by the University of Tennessee Knoxville.

Overview

Energy Science and Engineering Concentration

This concentration is offered in collaboration with the Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Graduate Education (CIRE). The CIRE is a joint effort between University of Tennessee colleges and the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. 

The students who wish to pursue this concentration will normally have completed 6 credit hours of the ESE Core for CIRE students, 8 credit hours of the Core for EEB students, and 1 credit hour of CIRE seminar. The Ecology and Evolutionary Biology program is offered by the University of Tennessee Knoxville.

In addition to general requirements of the Graduate Council, aspirants for the Doctor of Philosophy degree are expected to:

  • Complete course requirements as determined by the department and the student’s faculty dissertation research committee. 
  • Pass a written and oral comprehensive examination designed to test for adequate knowledge in those areas essential to the student’s research program. 
  • Satisfactorily complete and defend a dissertation.

Programme Structure

  • The department does not require a reading knowledge of a foreign language, but this may be imposed by the student’s faculty dissertation research committee. 
  • If so, the student has the option of demonstrating reading knowledge of the prescribed language by either passing the official reading examination given by the language department or earning a grade of at least a B in the second semester of a special language reading course for graduate students.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The completed online Graduate Application for Admission 
  • A non-refundable application fee 
  • One unofficial transcript from all colleges and universities attended submitted on-line at the time of application to the Graduate School
  • The submission of official transcripts and degree certificates
  • Departmental application
  • Reference letters or rating forms

Tuition Fee

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    31798 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 31798 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    13380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13380 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Knoxville

885 - 1454 USD /month
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