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Virginia Commonwealth University

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Richmond, VA

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Overview

Virginia Commonwealth University / Department of Microbiology and Immunology is located in Richmond, VA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Microbiology and immunology
Master of Science (MS) Microbiology and immunology

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MCAT
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MCAT
Thesis Required
Comprehensive oral and written exams

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

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

Research

Focus of faculty research: Microbial physiology and genetics, molecular biology, crystallography of biological molecules, antibiotics and chemotherapy, membrane transport
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 901 West Franklin Street
Richmond, VA  23284-9005
United States
Contact Dr. Dennis E. Ohman
Chair
Email: deohman@vcu.edu
Phone: 804-828-9728
Fax: 804-828-9946