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Columbia University

Department of Microbiology

New York, NY

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Overview

Columbia University / Department of Microbiology is located in New York, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biomedical sciences
Master of Philosophy (M Phil) Biomedical sciences
Master of Arts (MA) Biomedical sciences

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 11

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

154
Applied
12
Accepted
8%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1

Student Body

33
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.03%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian Not Reported
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 75.76%

Gender

Male (69%)
Female (30%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Prokaryotic molecular biology, immunology, virology, yeast molecular genetics, regulation of gene expression
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Hammer Building, Room 1208
701 West 168th Street
New York, NY  10032
United States
Contact Dr. Saul Silverstein
Phone: 212-854-1754