Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics College of Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics College of Medicine University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
23
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
6%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biochemistry Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

6% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 111
    • Accepted 7
    • Acceptance Rate 6
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students23
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students23
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian31%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty50
    • Full-time Percentage62%
    • Part-time Percentage38%
    • Female Percentage42%
    • Male Percentage58%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSignal transduction, cell cycle regulation, membrane biology, regulation of gene function and development, protein and nucleic acid structure and function, cancer biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$7,798,000

Location & Contact

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics

College of Medicine
University of Illinois at Chicago

601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7128
United States

Dr. Jack Kaplan

Head

Phone: 312-355-2732
Fax: 312-413-0353
Email: kaplanj@uic.edu

Dr. Karen Colley

Co-Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 312-996-7756


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