Graduate Bulletin

Spring 2018

Admission Requirements of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology Department

For admission to the Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, the following, in addition to the minimum Graduate School requirements, are normally required:

A. A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field (biology, chemistry, biochemistry, microbiology, physics) with evidence of superior performance in science courses. Coursework in biochemistry, physical chemistry, organic chemistry, and physiology is highly recommended.

B. Three letters of reference are required.

C. Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test scores are required, as is the TOEFL for foreign students. An advanced test in biochemistry, biology, chemistry, computer science, physics, or mathematics is desirable.

D. Acceptance by both the Department of Pharmacological Sciences and the Graduate School.

E. Students accepted into the graduate program receive stipend support and full tuition scholarships. The current stipend level (2015-2016) is $27,630 and includes health insurance coverage.