Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Cell Physiology (Phd); Cellular And Molecular Physiology (Phd); Computational Neuroscience (Phd); Integrative Neuroscience (Phd); Neurobiology (Phd); Pharmacological And Physiological Sciences (Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Doctorate, Thesis/Dissertation, Ethics Class, 2 Teaching Assistantships.


Entrance Requirements:
For Doctorate, GRE General Test. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 600 Paper-Based; 250 Computer-Based; 104 Ibt), IELTS (Minimum Score 7).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 12/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 12/1 For International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 28. 113 Applicants, 19% Accepted, 10 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
62 Full-Time (25 Women); Includes 13 Minority (3 African Americans, 6 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 4 Hispanic Americans), 6 International.


109 Full-Time (27 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2009&Ndash;10, 62 Students Received Support, Including Fellowships With Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $29,781 Per Year), Research Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $29,781 Per Year); Institutionally Sponsored Loans And Scholarships/Grants Also Available. Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Diane J. Hall
Graduate Administrative Director
Chicago, IL 60637-1513
Phone: 773-702-6371
Fax: 773-702-1216

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