Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Ecology


The Graduate Degree Program in Ecology is one of the leading programs in graduate ecology education in the U.S. and the world. We have an ongoing tradition of research excellence, publication and post-graduate placement.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Ecology

Areas of Study

  • Ecological Risk Assessment and Management
  • Human Environment Interactions

Next Steps


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

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

  • Fall – January 1
  • Spring – please speak with a faculty advisor if you wish to apply for spring semester.