Cornell University

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology


410 Thurston Ave

Ithaca, NY 14850

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D. - Ecology (Concentrations: animal ecology; applied ecology; biogeochemistry; community and ecosystem ecology; limnology; oceanography; physiological ecology; plant ecology; population ecology; theoretical ecology; vertebrate zoology);Ph.D. - Evolutionary Biology; (Concentrations: ecological genetics; paleobiology; population biology; systematics); Note: This field does not usually accept students into a terminal M.A. or M.S. program.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program is intended to provide students with broad exposure to concepts and research approaches within ecology and evolution (primarily through seminars and formal course work), as well as in-depth study in one or more subdisciplines (normally guided by the student's Special Committee).
For an application, visit the Graduate School's website at Cornell University.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999