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Carnegie Mellon University

Department of Biological Sciences

Pittsburgh, PA

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Department of Biological Sciences / Department of Biological Sciences is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Structural biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Molecular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biophysics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cell and developmental biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry
Master of Science (MS) Computational biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Genetics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computational biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neuroscience

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required



Application Fee - Domestic
applications accepted?
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Interview

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Traineership


Focus of faculty research: Genetic structure, function, and regulation; protein structure and function; biological membranes; biological spectroscopy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15213-3891
United States
Contact John L. Woolford
Acting Department Head
Phone: 412-268-3193

Carnegie Mellon University