Graduate Group in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Biomedical Graduate Studies University of Pennsylvania

Graduate Group in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics Biomedical Graduate Studies University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
40%
60%
student ratio
86
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
35%
acceptance rate
3 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)
      Doctor of Veterinary Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (VMD/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

35% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 93
    • Accepted 33
    • Acceptance Rate 35
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • 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

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students86
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian15%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBiochemistry of cell differentiation, tissue culture, intermediary metabolism, structure of proteins and nucleic acids, biochemical genetics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Graduate Group in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics

Biomedical Graduate Studies
University of Pennsylvania

3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Dr. Kathryn Ferguson

Chairperson

Phone: 215-573-1207

Ms. Ruth Keris

Administrator

Phone: 215-898-4829


Graduate Schools you might like...

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.