Applicants should have an undergraduate major in biochemistry, biophysics, cell biology, genetics, microbiology, biology, chemistry, or closely related fields. To apply, submit:
- a personal statement describing your qualifications, goals, and objectives in pursuing graduate research in molecular biosciences;
- official GRE scores;
- official transcripts from all colleges attended;
- three letters of recommendation;
- the School of Molecular Biosciences application available on-line at the schools web page;
- and the Graduate School application.
The School of Molecular Biosciences offers many exciting opportunities for graduate students to explore the vast range of life science research while working toward degrees in the sub-disciplines of biochemistry, biophysics, cell biology, genetics, and microbiology. Entering students do rotations through research laboratories to choose a thesis advisor. Over 30 research laboratories are associated with the School of Molecular Biosciences, investigating problems in diverse systems, including bacteria, yeast, plants, and animals.