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Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Overview

Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences / Program in Neuroscience is located in Rochester, MN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)

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
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Oral defense of dissertation, qualifying oral and written exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

21
Applied
7
Accepted
4
Enrolled
33%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements 1 year of chemistry, biology, calculus, and physics

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships

Student Body

18
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 27.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 5.56%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

32
Total faculty
Full-time - 32
Part-time - 0
Male (25)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cholinergic receptor/Alzheimer's; molecular biology, channels, receptors, and mental disease; neuronal cytoskeleton; growth factors; gene regulation; neuroregeneration
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 200 First Street, SW
Rochester, MN  55905
United States
Contact Pamela J. McLean
Director
Email: mclean.pamela@mayo.edu
Phone: 904-953-6692

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