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Biochemistry (MS)

The MS in Biochemistry is awarded by the Graduate College. Contact the Department before applying as admission is very selective.

Admission Requirements 

Applicants must meet the Admission Requirements of the Graduate College and the department offering the degree program (review the department's web site or the General Catalog for departmental requirements). The Master of Science degree in the Biochemistry Department is a two-year research-oriented program. Entry in to the MS program requires that a faculty sponsor be identified who agrees to provide laboratory space and support.

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.

Application Deadlines 

  • Fall semester—January 1
  • Spring semester—not offered
  • Summer session—not offered

Application Procedures 

Contact the Department before applying. For this degree program, you will need to submit some application materials to your academic department and some to the Office of Admissions