48 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Cancer Biology program from University of Arizona allows students to focus their training in several related disciplines which have in common research faculty studying various aspects of cancer biology. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Key Features

The Cancer Biology program from University of Arizona leads to a Ph.D. degree in Cancer Biology. 

An MS is not offered. Please note: Prospective students should apply through the Arizona Biological & Biomedical Sciences (ABBS) program. Cancer Biology does not accept direct applicants; all students enter through the ABBS program. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics
  • Cancer Biology
  • Advanced Topics in Cancer Biology
  • Scientific Grantsmanship
  • Clinical Experience
  • Cancer Biology Colloquium 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


63 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE is not required 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 48 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.


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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