Department of Cell and Molecular Biology Division of the Biological Sciences University of Chicago

Department of Cell and Molecular Biology Division of the Biological Sciences University of Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
28
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
20%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cell Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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

20% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 73
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 20
    • Enrolled 2
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $90
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • 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 Not Reported
    • 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 & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian61%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian17%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown14%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGene expression, chromosome structure, animal viruses, plant molecular genetics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$8,000,000

Location & Contact

Department of Cell and Molecular Biology

Division of the Biological Sciences
University of Chicago

920 East 58th Street, Room 1105
Chicago, IL 60637
United States

Dr. Richard Fehon

Chair

Phone: 773-702-5694
Email: rfehon@uchicago.edu

Kristine Gaston

Graduate Administrative Director

Phone: 773-702-8037
Fax: 773-702-3172
Email: kristine@bsd.uchicago.edu


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