41
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Nebraska Medical Center / Department of Genetics, Cell Biology and Anatomy is located in Omaha, NE, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Molecular genetics and cell biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Genetics, cell biology and anatomy
Master of Science (MS) Medical anatomy

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 14
Doctoral Degrees 7

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 (MCAT or DAT acceptable for MS in medical anatomy)
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

99
Applied
24
Accepted
22
Enrolled
24%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st April 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test (MCAT or DAT acceptable for MS in medical anatomy)
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards June 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

41
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.44%
Black or African American 7.32%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.44%
Asian 4.88%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Faculty

24
Total faculty
Full-time (23)
Part-time (1)
Male (17)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Hematology, immunology, developmental biology, genetics cancer biology, neuroscience
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 985805 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-5805
United States
Contact Dr. Karen Gould
Graduate Committee Chair
Email: kagould@unmc.edu
Phone: 402-559-2456