Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Human Genetics (Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Doctorate, Thesis/Dissertation, Comprehensive Exam, Registration.


Entrance Requirements:
For Doctorate, GRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, Minimum QPA Of 3.0. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 600 Paper-Based; 250 Computer-Based), IELT(Minimum Score 7).
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 12/15 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 12/15 Priority Date For International Students.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 28. 415 Applicants, 22% Accepted, 42 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
4 Full-Time (0 Women), 3 International.


34 Full-Time (11 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2005&Ndash;06, 4 Research Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements (Averaging $21,500 Per Year) Were Awarded; Fellowships With Full Tuition Reimbursements, Teaching Assistantships With Full Tuition Reimbursements, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, Scholarships/Grants, Traineeships, Tuition Waivers (Full), And Unspecified Assistantships Also Available.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Eleanor Feingold
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Phone: 412-383-8599
Fax: 412-624-3020

Contact Info
Graduate Studies Administrator
Phone: 412-648-8957
Fax: 412-648-1077

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