Our Academic Programs
ABOUT THE BOTANY PROGRAM
The Department of Botany at the University of Wisconsin has an active graduate program leading to M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Graduate students work with faculty and staff on a wide range of projects in plant biology at any level of organization, from molecules, through cells and organs, to populations, communities, and lineages of organisms. Major research areas emphasized are molecular, cellular and developmental biology, structural plant biology, ecology, evolution and systematics.
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Graduate student handbook »
Faculty listings, program overview, minimum degree requirements and satisfactory progress information.
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Application deadline is December 1st of each year for the following fall semester.
Assistantships are only available for thesis M.S. and Ph.D. degrees.
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