A biology graduate student working in a Department of Biological Science lab at the University of Idaho

Ph.D. Biology

Locations

Moscow

Office of Admissions
admissions@uidaho.edu
Phone: 208-885-6326
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119

Mailing Address
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Physical/Express Mail Address
University of Idaho
709 Deakin Street SUB Rm 117
Moscow, ID 83844

Boise

admissions@uidaho.edu
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene

futurestudents@uidaho.edu
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls

futurestudents@uidaho.edu
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

Shaping Your Future in Biology

Earn your advanced biology degree in a program that allows you to choose an option best suited to your career goals and interests. You will design and conduct experiments, teach undergraduate students, and complete courses in professional development and ethical issues in biological research.

Fast Facts

  • Work in top-rated research facilities, institutes and centers
  • Be involved in groundbreaking research activities on campus and off-site
  • Complete a teaching practicum
Careers
Career
Career
  • Genome specialist
  • Applied research, product development, management or inspection
  • Private consulting or management
  • High school or college-level teacher
Salary

$39,000 - $350,000

Starting salary
Degrees
Degree
Degree Prep To prepare for collegiate biology courses, we recommend the following:
  • have a genuine interest in biological systems, research and teaching
  • good undergraduate grade, preferably in a life or physical science
  • an interest in lab work and data collection
  • a desire to solve problems and think critically about some of society’s most pressing problems
  • solid performance on the verbal and quantitative sections of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
Degree Roadmap
Financial
Financial
Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Get Involved
Get Involved
Clubs
  • Graduate and Professional Student Association (GPSA)
  • Life Sciences Club
  • UI Environmental Club