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Wake Forest University

Department of Biochemistry

Winston-Salem, NC

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Overview

Wake Forest University / Department of Biochemistry is located in Winston-Salem, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 3

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 General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

62
Applied
9
Accepted
4
Enrolled
15%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

28
Total Graduate Students
14%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 14.29%
White or Caucasian 71%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Faculty

21
Total faculty
Full-time - 21
Part-time - 0
Male (16)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biomembranes, cancer, biophysics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
4,235,324

Location & Contact

Address 1834 Wake Forest Road
PO Box 7373 Reynolda Station
Winston-Salem, NC  27109
United States
Contact Dr. Douglas Lyles
Phone: 336-758-5000

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