Ann Arbor, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
42
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
17%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Human Genetics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Genetic Counseling Master of Science (MS) [Genetic Counseling ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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 Research project
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and oral preliminary exam, oral defense of dissertation
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

17% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 234
    • Accepted 42
    • Acceptance Rate 17
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, bachelor's degree; 3 letters of recommendation; advocacy experience (for the MS in genetic counseling)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, bachelor's degree; 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 30
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian64%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student19%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty35
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular and developmental genetics, genetics of Mendelian and complex human disease, genome biology, statistical and population genetics, epigenetics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$7,100,000

Location & Contact

Department of Human Genetics

Program in Biomedical Sciences (PIBS)
University of Michigan

4909 Buhl Building 1241 Catherine Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-5618
United States

Ms. Sherry Cogswell

Chief Department Administrator

Phone: 734-764-6361
Fax: 734-763-3784
Email: shercogs@umich.edu

Ms. Karen Grahl

Student Services Coordinator

Phone: 734-764-5490
Fax: 734-763-3784
Email: kgrahl@umich.edu


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