Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology School of Medicine Wayne State University

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology School of Medicine Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
52%
48%
student ratio
25
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
17%
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)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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 Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 113
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 9
  • 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 February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, BA or BS in biology, chemistry, and or (if approved) physics or mathematics with minimum GPA of 2.6 from accredited university; three letters of recommendation; personal statement, admission to the Graduate School
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, BA or BS in biology, chemistry or physics (preferred), and undergraduate degree with minimum GPA of 3.0, admission to the Graduate School
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Female Percentage52%
    • Male Percentage48%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian13%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCancer biology, structural biology and drug design, molecular evolution, viral and fungal metabolism/resistance, cardiovascular disease, computational biology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

School of Medicine
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Bharati Mitra

Professor and Chair, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Phone: 313-577-1512
Fax: 313-577-2765
Email: bmitra@med.wayne.edu

Dr. David Evans

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 313-577-5712
Email: drevans@med.wayne.edu


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