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Biomedical Sciences

University of California, San Francisco

66 months
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11442 USD/year
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About

Biomedical Sciences from University of California, San Francisco  is an interdisciplinary graduate research program that equips students with the training and research tools to dissect disease-related biology, from single cells to tissue and organ systems. 

Overview

Biomedical Sciences from University of California, San Francisco curriculum results in a new generation of interdisciplinary biomedical scientists who are able to forge collaborations that break down traditional research boundaries.

Students at Biomedical Sciences from University of California, San Francisco will:

  • acquire a level of competence in molecular biology, genetics, and cell biology comparable to that expected of students in traditional programs focused in these areas. 
  • get a rigorous and molecular study of core developmental, physiological, and pathological features of human biology and disease.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cancer Biology and Cell Signalling
  • Human Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Neurobiology
  • Vascular and Cardiac Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Investigating Human Biology and Disease 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 66 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for admission, you must have at least a 3.0 (B) grade point average.
  • Upon completion of the application and receipt of the non-refundable application fee ($120 for US citizens and permanent residents, and $140 for international applicants), or – alternatively – once your request for an application fee waiver has been approved (US citizens and permanent residents only), an admission file is established by the Graduate Division.
  • Application Essay(s): You will be asked to write a statement of purpose (why you want to come to UCSF to do science, etc.) and research summaries describing your past research experiences.
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 66 months.
  • National

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 66 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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