23580 USD/year
23580 USD/year
14814 USD/year
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This Biochemistry program is an inter-campus program, combining two departments: the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UMBC and the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the School of Medicine at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC).

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Students entering this joint Biochemistry program at University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)  have the benefit of the extensive facilities and resources of the departments on both campuses, and they have the chance to interact with a large pool of scientists with a wide spectrum of research interests.

Programme Structure

  • Here at UMBC we believe we can offer you the opportunity to tailor a program that meets your individual career objectives. 
  • Our department is large enough to provide students with excellent training and research facilities and small enough to foster close relationships with faculty who have distinguished themselves as leaders in their particular research areas.

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Academic requirements

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English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Most students entering Ph.D. or M.S. programs in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry are expected to have majored in chemistry, physics, biochemistry or the biological sciences; however, applications will be welcomed from students with degrees in other fields, provided their records indicate ability to complete the program successfully. 
  • The desired undergraduate background generally should include courses in organic and physical chemistry, physics, calculus and the biological sciences. GRE scores are not required. Foreign students must also pass the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a score of 550 or better to be admitted into the UMGSB graduate programs.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23580 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23580 USD per year
  • National

    23580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23580 USD per year
  • In-State

    14814 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14814 USD per year


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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