Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Botany

Overview

Faculty members in the Department of Biology study everything from molecules to ecosystems. We offer degrees rooted in both basic and applied research. Our students work and study at sites within Colorado, across the U.S., and around the world. Our alums make us proud every day through their contributions to industry, academia, government, and K-12 education.

  • This department is a part of the College of Natural Sciences.
  • This department offers programs on-campus only.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Botany

Areas of Study

  • Biofuels
  • Cell biology
  • Ecology
  • Ecosystems ecology
  • Evolutionary biology
  • Molecular genetics
  • Mycology
  • Phycology
  • Physiology
  • Physiological ecology
  • Plant anatomy and morphology
  • Plant biotechnology
  • Plant developmental biology
  • Plant genetics and genomics
  • Plant molecular biology
  • Systematics

Next Steps

Requirements

Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

  • Fall – January 15
  • Spring – November 1