Biological Sciences - Integrative Physiology and Neurobiology, Ph.D. | Kent State University | Kent, United States
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About

The Biological Sciences - Integrative Physiology and Neurobiology degree from Kent State University is the study of a broad range of topics, including endocrinology, neuroscience, immunology, reproductive biology and other regulatory systems. 

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Overview

Students have access to resources for physiological research, including a vivarium, tissue culture facility, confocal microscope/visualization facility, laser capture microscope, genomics and proteomics facilities.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Biological Sciences - Integrative Physiology and Neurobiology degree from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Understand advanced biological concepts beyond the scope of the typical undergraduate degree and to increase the depth of their knowledge through coursework and hands-on experiences
  • Apply scientific principles and appreciate work outside of their particular field
  • Effectively communicate about science with colleagues as well as those outside of the student's area of expertise
  • Develop the necessary laboratory skills that will allow testing of hypotheses

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biological Statistics 
  • Responsible Conduct in Research and Teaching-biological Sciences 
  • Seminar in Biology 

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
94

Credits

60 SCH

60-90

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
94

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited college or university in the natural sciences 
  • Strong background in biology and related subjects such as chemistry and mathematics1
  • Minimum 2.750 GPA on a 4.000-point scale
  • Official transcript(s) - copies of official transcripts can be submitted for initial review of application
  • GRE scores (effective for spring 2023 admissions, the GRE will no longer be required)
  • Résumé or curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement that clearly explains why the applicant wishes to pursue an advanced degree and describes research experience and interest; statement must include a list of potential faculty mentors
  • Three letters of recommendation that comment on chance of success in an advanced degree program, with minimum least from someone who can comment on research aptitude
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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    17982 USD/year
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  • National

    17982 USD/year
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  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD per year

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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