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Ph.D. On Campus

Molecular Medicine

University of Arizona

12 months
Duration
20126 USD/year
20126 USD/year
11938 USD/year
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About

The Graduate Program in Molecular Medicine at the University of Arizona is an interdepartmental, multidisciplinary training program fostering the development of scientists and educators who are prepared for lifelong participation in research and other intellectual pursuits. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

With an emphasis on bridging basic and translational science, Molecular Medicine students receive advanced training in the theory and practice of biomedical science. 

There are opportunities to investigate human health and disease ranging from biophysical studies at the atomic level, to modeling critical cellular process in tractable systems, to clinical research. 

The exposure and skills that students of Program in Molecular Medicine at the University of Arizona  acquire prepare them for careers in biomedical research (including academia and the biotechnology industry), science education, journalism, and public policy.

Department

With an emphasis on bridging basic and translational science, Molecular Medicine trainees receive advanced training in the theory and practice of biomedical science. 

There are opportunities to investigate human health and disease ranging from biophysical studies at the atomic level, to modeling critical cellular process in tractable systems, to clinical research. The exposure and skills that our trainees acquire prepare them for careers in biomedical research (including academia and the biotechnology industry), science education, journalism, and public policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students will begin the program in the Fall each year; there is no Spring admissions option.  The application deadline for ABBS is December 1st the year prior.

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.53

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students with an interest in pursuing this degree field should apply through the Arizona Biological and Biomedical Sciences program.  
  • Upon succesful completion of the first year of PhD studies, ABBS students have the opportunity to transfer into Molecular Medicine as second year students and continue their research more in-depth in one of our three research emphasis tracks.
  • The average undergraduate GPA of the same class was 3.53. 
  • Research experience is desirable in candidates to our program, but extensive research experience is not required. 
  •  Molecular Medicine typically admits students with an undergraduate degree in biological, computational or physical sciences but has also considered applicants from other backgrounds.  To be considered, students must have completed coursework in - and have a good understanding of - Mathematics (through Calculus), Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Molecular Biology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5969 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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