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Program in Molecular and Cell Biology Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Brandeis University

  • Waltham, MA
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 52%48%
    student ratio
  • 65
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • January 15
    fall application deadline
  • 28%
    acceptance rate
  • 7 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Neurobiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Microbiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Molecular And Cell Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Molecular Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Quantitative Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Genetics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

28% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 146
    • Accepted 42
    • Acceptance Rate 28
    • Enrolled 15
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (or MCAT for applicants to the MS program), official transcript(s), resume, and 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, official transcript(s), resume, and 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, Pearson Test of English (minimum score 68)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Full-time Percentage95%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian71%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown21%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty30
    • Full-time Percentage90%
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStructural biology; immunology; developmental biology; behavior and neurobiology; DNA replication, rearrangement, and repair; signal transduction, transcriptional regulation, and RNA processing; cancer and programmed cell death; cytoskeleton and molecular motors; nutrition
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Molecular and Cell Biology

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Brandeis University

415 South Street
Waltham, MA 02454-9110
United States

Jim Haber

Chair

Phone: 781-736-2462
Fax: 781-736-3107
Email: haber@brandeis.edu

Dr. Maryanna Aldrich

Department Administrator

Phone: 781-736-4850
Fax: 781-736-3107
Email: aldrich@brandeis.edu



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