Feb 25, 2024  
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog 
    
2022-2023 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Entomology, Ph.D.


The Ph.D. program allows graduate students to use the research-oriented tools learned during a master’s program to conduct research on a major question surrounding entomology. Entomology graduate students study a variety of scientific issues related to insects across the globe.

Additional Requirements


This program requires 72 credit hours (at least 12 from Entomology) that include credits earned during a master’s degree that are approved by the student’s graduate advisory committee and an approved research plan.

Candidates must complete the minimum requirements for the doctor of philosophy degree, plus a preliminary examination (written and oral) covering knowledge related to the discipline (taken after most coursework complete) and an oral final examination.