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Molecular Biology and Microbiology

Case Western Reserve University

24 months
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67440 USD/year
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About

The Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology provides a focus within the School of Medicine for the study of the growth and development of microorganisms at the molecular level and the host's response to infection. The Department is home to the Molecular Biology and Microbiology program of the Case Western Reserve University.

Overview

Requirements

The requirements for a PhD degree in Molecular Biology Microbiology include coursework, participation in formal and informal seminars, a research qualifying examination, and the PhD thesis.

In addition to the core curriculum, students in the Molecular Biology and Microbiology program of the Case Western Reserve University are required to complete a minimum of sixteen additional credit hours of advanced coursework. Recent examples of specialized, elective courses offered by Molecular Biology Microbiology include Molecular Biology of RNA, RNA Viruses, Oncogenes, and Tumor Suppressor Genes, Cell Surfaces and Matrices, Yeast Genetics and Cell Biology, and Bacterial Genetics and Pathogenicity.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Seminar in Molecular Biology/Microbiology
  • Cells and Pathogens
  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Fundamental Biostatistics to Enhance Research Rigor & Reproducibility
  • Since You Were Born: Nobel Prize Biomedical Research in the Last 21 Years

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

25 alternative credits

25-52

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Objectives
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Documents in languages other than English must be accompanied by certified translations in English
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Application Fee: A non refundable application fee of $50 is required for each application submitted
  • Test Scores
  • Applicants must have a good academic record
  • Applicants will be expected to meet all of the undergraduate prerequisites for the proposed field of graduate study
  • Students entering through BSTP  begin the first of three research rotations during the summer and participate in the Core Curriculum in Cell and Molecular Biology (C3MB), two integrated courses which provide formal instruction in modern cell and molecular biology

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    67440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33720 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    67440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33720 USD per semester during 24 months.

Funding

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