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Award winning faculty in the College of Sciences customize graduate programs designed to produce cutting-edge researchers and professionals. We support graduate scholarly endeavors, mentor students for an array of careers in research and related professional fields, and communicate the impact and significance in the field of sciences. The College of Sciences offers courses in a wide variety of graduate programs in our seven departments in order to prepare for a faculty career or a professional career in STEM.
Graduate Student Resources
Masters | Ph.D.
Resources | Support
Undergraduate | Graduate
Thesis & Dissertation
Guidelines & Review Procedures
Graduate Student Health Insurance
Student Health Center
Student Outreach & Support (SOS)
Student Engagement & Enrollment Services
Research & Entrepreneurship
Women & Gender Equity Center
Graduate Program Directors
Please ensure that you obtain specific information from your graduate program director (GPD) and program graduate handbook. When you have questions, first inquire of your major professor/advisor and then your GPD.
Biology M.S., Ph.D., Biomedical Science
Computer Science M.S.
Ecological Sciences Ph.D.
Marine Geochemistry Ph.D.
Chemistry & Biochemistry M.S. & Ph.D.
Clinical Psychology Ph.D.
Physics M.S. & Ph.D.
If you have further questions, please don't hesitate to contact the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies in the Dean's Office, College of Sciences.
Our Faculty and Graduate Students conduct research in a wide number of fields, contributing to and progressing the knowledge in their disciplines. Proud to hold a "Research 1" (R1) Carnegie Classification®, the College of Sciences has been a leader in enabling ODU to become one of the most elite research institutions in the U.S.