Future Students


Graduate Application Procedures. Application fees are $60 domestic and $100 international. Deadline for Fall 2019 is February 1, 2019.

Request Information through the University Contact System or email the program coordinator (Carla) at genetics@iastate.edu

All Graduate Programs. A listing of all graduate programs at Iowa State University.

NSF NRT Ph.D. Fellowships in Predictive Phenomics in Plants. Send resume to P3@iastate.edu if you are interested in participating in this traineeship program. US citizens or permanent residents.

We plan to admit 10 to 12 new students for Fall 2019. Click here for deadlines, assistantships, diversity commitment, recommended GRE, TOEFL, and GPAs and our admission process.

Financial Support. Stipend (beginning Fall 2018, starts at $2100 per month); 100% (Ph.D.) and 50% (M.S., assessed at in-state rates) Tuition Scholarships; Paid Single Health Insurance; Subsidized Dental Insurance; Prescription Drug benefit.

student in lab coat working in labGraduate Student Educational Expenses and Benefits 2016-2017; How does tuition/stipend/fees/insurance get paid

GENETICS and GENOMICS Faculty by Research Area

Coursework Required to Complete a Ph.D./M.S. IN GENETICS and GENOMICS

What can I do with this degree?

Prospective Student Visit Weekend, 2018

Visitor Parking Permit. Vistor permits can also be obtained at the Information Booth near the corner of South 4th Street and Universiy Blvd.