Montana State University

Preliminary Application for Graduate Students

If you are interested in the PhD in Ecology and Environmental Sciences please click for a specialized preliminary application for this degree.


Name:  
Address:

Phone: 

E-mail: 


Which degree program are you interested in?

If you are interested in the PhD in Ecology and Environmental Sciences please click for a specialized preliminary application for this degree.

Academic Area(s) of Interest:

Relevant Academic/Research Experience(s):

Have you discussed a graduate program with a member of the Ecology Department?  Yes    No
If yes, give name of faculty member: 

B.S. Degree Earned
Name of School
City/State/Country
Year Awarded
Cumulative GPA (4.0 scale)
(U.S. students 3.0 minimum)
GPA for all biology courses
(U.S. students 3.0 minimum)
GPA for last 60 semester credits
(U.S. students 3.0 minimum)
GPA for all chemistry, physics, math courses
(U.S. students 2.5 minimum)



M.S. Degree Earned in
Name of School
City/State/Country
Year Awarded
Cumulative GPA (4.0 scale)
(U.S. students 3.0 minimum)
GPA for all Biology Courses
(U.S. students 3.0 minimum)
GPA for Last 60 Semester Credits
(U.S. students 3.0 minimum)
GPA for all Chemistry, Physics, Math Courses
(U.S. students 2.5 minimum)


GRE scores: REQUIRED INFORMATION (Your preapplication will not be processed without these scores. Minimum of 1100 for sum of Verbal and Quantitative or of 300 for the sum on the new GRE scale.)

Verbal:                 

Quantitative:         

Analytical:             

-or-

Analytical Writing: 



International Students:
Rank in class:  out of: 
TOEFL Score:  (550 minimum)

Official application forms will follow contingent upon departmental review.

Please do not send, or request others to send any additional documentation in support of this pre-application, including, but not limited to, letters of recommendation.