Jackson, MS
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
41%
59%
student ratio
17
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biochemistry Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and first authored publication
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 7
    • Accepted 3
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $10
    • Application Fee - International $10
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students17
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students17
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian41%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student53%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage0%
    • Male Percentage100%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStructural biology, regulation of gene expression, enzymology of redox reactions, mechanism of anti cancer drugs, function of nuclear substructure
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,400,000

Location & Contact

Department of Biochemistry

School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences
University of Mississippi Medical Center

2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216-4505
United States

Dr. John Correia

Chairman

Phone: 601-984-1500
Fax: 601-984-1501
Email: jcorreia@umc.edu

Dr. Drazen Raucher

Director

Phone: 601-984-1510
Fax: 601-984-1501
Email: draucher@umc.edu


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