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University of Cincinnati

Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Microbiology

Cincinnati, OH

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Overview

University of Cincinnati / Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Microbiology is located in Cincinnati, OH, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3
Doctoral Degrees 7

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
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

85
Applied
34
Accepted
8
Enrolled
40%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
TWE: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

43
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
79%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.65%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.65%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 6.98%

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 0
Male (21)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cancer biology and developmental genetics, gene regulation and chromosome structure, microbiology and pathogenic mechanisms, structural biology, membrane biochemistry and signal transduction
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
6,646,601

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 210063
Cincinnati, OH  45221
United States
Contact Dr. Jerry Lingrel
Phone: 513-556-6000