26
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Louisville / Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics is located in Louisville, KY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 1
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum score of 1000 verbal and quantitative)
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test (minimum score of 1000 verbal and quantitative)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

27
Applied
7
Accepted
7
Enrolled
26%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum score of 1000 verbal and quantitative)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test (minimum score of 1000 verbal and quantitative)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required
IELTS: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

26
Total Graduate Students
19%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
80%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.85%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 73%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 3.85%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

14
Total faculty
Full-time (12)
Part-time (2)
Male (10)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Genetics, metabolism in cancer biology and diabetes, lipid molecular signaling, protein trafficking, bioinformatics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,087,202

Location & Contact

Address 2301 South Third Street
Louisville, KY  40292-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Ronald Gregg
Professor and Department Chair
Email: rggreg02@louisville.edu
Phone: 502-852-5217
Fax: 502-852-4112