Office of Biomedical Graduate Programs School of Medicine Wayne State University

Office of Biomedical Graduate Programs School of Medicine Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
21 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Family Medicine And Public Health Sciences Graduate Certificate [public health practice]
      Master of Public Health (MPH) [public health practice]
    • Clinical And Translational Science Graduate Certificate
    • Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Medicine/Master of Public Health (MD/MPH)
    • Molecular Biology And Genetics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [bioinformatics and computational biology]
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [cellular neuroscience]
    • Radiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [medical physics]
    • Psychiatry And Behavioral Neurosciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [translational neuroscience]
    • Immunology And Microbiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Pathology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Cancer Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Pharmacology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Anatomy And Cell Biology Master of Science (MS) [anatomy]
    • Radiation Oncology Master of Science (MS) [radiological physics]
    • Medical Research Master of Science (MS)
    • Genetic Counseling Master of Science (MS)
    • Biochemistry And Molecular Biology Master of Science (MS)
    • Basic Medical Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 86
    • Doctoral Degrees 22
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 987
    • Accepted 221
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 156
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline October 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE recommended, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

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 awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students384
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students384
    • Part-time Percentage30%
    • Full-time Percentage70%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian69%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian16%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown3%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty244
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCancer biology, neurosciences, vision sciences, molecular biology, pathology, physiology, pharmacology, public health, medical physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Office of Biomedical Graduate Programs

School of Medicine
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Stanley Terlecky

Associate Dean for Biomedical Graduate Programs

Phone: 313-577-1455
Fax: 313-577-8796

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