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University of Colorado Denver

Program in Molecular Biology

Aurora, CO

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Overview

University of Colorado Denver / Program in Molecular Biology is located in Aurora, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biomolecular structure

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
2 years of structured didactic courses, 2-3 years of research, laboratory work, thesis project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

52
Applied
6
Accepted
5
Enrolled
12%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Organic chemistry (2 semesters, including 1 semester of laboratory), biology, general physics, college-level mathematics through calculus, three letters of reference

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Gene transcription, RNA processing, chromosome dynamics, DNA damage and repair, chromatin assembly
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Mail Stop 8122
12801 East 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO  80045
United States
Contact Dr. Mark Johnston
Chair
Email: mark.johnston@ucdenver.edu
Phone: 303-724-3203