Basic Biomedical Sciences Lab

Focus on modern biomedical science and research.

Create original research working closely with a respected faculty member. Learn the latest techniques and skills to begin your career in biomedical research.

Degrees

Master of Science, Basic Biomedical Sciences

Participate in laboratory investigation and original research or complete a non-thesis, non-research track.

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Doctor of Philosophy, Basic Biomedical Sciences

Pursue an interdisciplinary graduate education to begin your career in biomedical research. We offer specializations in cancer biology, cardiovascular biology, infectious diseases, neuroscience and physiology and pharmacology.

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Admission Requirements

Application requirements can be found at Graduate School Admission Requirements and include:

  1. Completed Graduate Application
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  2. $35 application fee
  3. One official transcript verifying receipt of an undergraduate degree in biology, chemistry, or health science and previous graduate credit earned
  4. Supplemental Application
  5. Three letters of recommendation
            Letter of Recommendation Form
  6. Statement of Purpose
  7. Official copy of GRE scores (Ph.D. only)
  8. Additional requirements exist for international applicants.  For more information, visit International Admission Requirements

For more detailed admission requirements, please refer to Basic Biomedical Sciences in the current graduate catalog.

Application Deadline:

  • Priority Deadline: January 15
  • Admission offers are finalized June 1.

The Classroom & Beyond

  • In-depth Research

    Participate in a broad range of meaningful research. Discover our research areas.

  • Engaging Curriculum

    A majority of your coursework will be associated with your research. You'll also study core courses and supplemental courses you and faculty mentor determine are valuable.

  • Student Financial Support

    Most of our students receive a fellowship stipend to aid in their education costs.