Admissions to the Genetics program of the Case Western Reserve University may be obtained through the integrated Biomedical Sciences Training Program, by direct admission to the department or via the MSTP program. The following summary pertains to most incoming PhD students, regardless of the route through which they enter the program. Exceptions are occasionally made to reflect previous educational experiences (e.g., a prior MS degree).
The First Year
Course work, rotations in at least three laboratories, and participation in seminars, journal clubs, and research meetings are the major activities of first year students.
The Second Year and Beyond
During the second year, students participate in a Proposal Writing Workshop (GENE 511 Grant Writing and Reviewing Skills Workshop) and take other advanced elective courses based on the academic background and interest of the student.
- Cell Biology
- Molecular Biology
- Research in Genetics
- Biostatistics Rigor and Reproducibility
- Advanced Eukaryotic Genetics
- 48 months
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DisciplinesBiology Human Medicine Genetics View 160 other PhDs in Biology in United States
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- Applicants whose first language is not English must be able to speak, read, write, and comprehend English
- Have completed a bachelor’s degree or higher at a foreign university where the instruction was in English
- Have a earned a bachelor’s degree or higher at a U.S. college or university
International26959 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1997 USD per credit during 48 months.
National26959 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1997 USD per credit during 48 months.
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