Department of Microbiology and Immunology Graduate School Vanderbilt University

Department of Microbiology and Immunology Graduate School Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
53
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Microbiology Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1
    • 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? 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

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 1
    • Accepted 1
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 1
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (recommended)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Full-time Percentage96%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty39
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCellular and molecular microbiology, viruses, genes, cancer, molecular pathogenesis of microbial diseases, immunobiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Graduate School
Vanderbilt University

Nashville, TN 37240-1001
United States

Prof. Samuel Santoro

Chair of the Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology

Phone: 615-322-3234
Fax: 615-322-5551
Email: samuel.a.santoro@vanderbilt.edu

Mr. Walter Bieschke

Program Coordinator for Graduate Admissions

Phone: 615-342-0236
Email: walter.bieschke@vanderbilt.edu


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