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University of Michigan

Department of Biological Chemistry

Ann Arbor, MI

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Overview

University of Michigan / Department of Biological Chemistry is located in Ann Arbor, MI, 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 10
Doctoral Degrees 6

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 Written thesis (for research track); literature analysis project (for course track)
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Oral defense, written thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

140
Applied
31
Accepted
17
Enrolled
22%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, undergraduate transcripts, bachelor's degree, research experience
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, undergraduate transcripts, bachelor's degree, significance research experience

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 84

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

35
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.71%
Black or African American 2.86%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 11.43%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.86%
Unknown 5.71%

Gender

Male (60%)
Female (40%)

Faculty

34
Total faculty
Full-time - 32
Part-time - 2
Male (26)
Female (8)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biochemical signaling, structural enzymology, protein processing and folding, regulation of gene expression
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
5,380,000

Location & Contact

Address University of Michigan Medical School
5301 MSRB III, 1150 West Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, MI  48109
United States
Contact Ms. Sherry Cogswell
Chief Department Administrator
Email: shercogs@umich.edu
Phone: 734-763-0185
Fax: 734-763-4581