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Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

University of Colorado Boulder / Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology is located in Boulder, CO, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cellular structure and function
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Developmental biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Molecular biology
Master of Arts (MA) Cellular structure and function

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 10

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

345
Applied
30
Accepted
12
Enrolled
9%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
80
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st Not reported No
Spring deadline December 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

55
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.27%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 5.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.82%
Unknown 7.27%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (49%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time (29)
Part-time (0)
Male (19)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Molecular biology; cellular biology; genetics; developmental biology; biochemistry: proteins
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
15,306,776

Location & Contact

Address Boulder, CO  80309
United States

Phone: 303-492-1411