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University of Michigan

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Ann Arbor, MI

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Overview

University of Michigan / Department of Microbiology and Immunology is located in Ann Arbor, MI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 4
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
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 Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Oral defense of dissertation, preliminary exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

147
Applied
15
Accepted
7
Enrolled
10%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
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 Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 84
TWE: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards May 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

43
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.33%
Black or African American 4.65%
White or Caucasian 81%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.98%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

40
Total faculty
Full-time - 25
Part-time - 15
Male (22)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Mechanisms by which viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites elicit pathogenesis in the infected host; viral pathogens; bacterial pathogens; eukaryotic pathogens; innate immunity; adaptive immunity cell biology of infection
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
10,244,508

Location & Contact

Address 1150 West Medical Center Drive
5641 Medical Science II Building
Ann Arbor, MI  48109-5620
United States
Contact Dr. Harry L. T. Mobley
Chair
Email: hmobley@umich.edu
Phone: 734-764-1466
Fax: 734-764-3562