Committee on Cancer Biology Division of Biological Sciences University of Chicago

Committee on Cancer Biology Division of Biological Sciences University of Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
35
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
21%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cancer Biology/Oncology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 74
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 5
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $55
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableInstitutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students35
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian29%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty52
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCancer genetics, apoptosis, signal transduction, tumor biology, cell cycle regulation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$58,000,000

Location & Contact

Committee on Cancer Biology

Division of Biological Sciences
University of Chicago

5801 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637-1513
United States

Dr. Geoffrey Greene

Chair

Phone: 773-702-6964
Email: ggreene@uchicago.edu

Ms. Kristin Reepmeyer

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 773-702-3940
Fax: 773-702-4634
Email: reepmeyer@bsd.uchicago.edu


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