Completion of this
degree offers opportunities in academic institutions, industry, government
agencies and administration. The curriculum, pursued full time, typically
is completed in approximately two to three years. Part-time students are
accepted at the discretion of the department. This degree is offered in
the following departments: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (includes Bioinformatics); Biostatistics and Epidemiology; Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology; Cell and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental
Therapeutics; Microbiology and Immunology; Pathology and Laboratory Medicine;
Neurosciences. More information can be found at http://www.musc.edu/grad.
In general applicants
are required to have a cumulative GPA of 3.0, a competitive GRE score, and a baccalaureate
degree. Specific requirements and exceptions can be found on the individual descriptions of each program. Additional requirements can be found at http://www.musc.edu/bulletin/gradstud/index.html
If you need the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores reported to MUSC prior to November 1, 2011, in order to meet your application deadline you should take the GRE before August 1, 2011. Visit the link for additional details http://www.ets.org/gre/revised_general/know.
All applications to
the College of Graduate Studies must be submitted online. If you are unable
to apply online you must petition the Office of the Dean for special accommodation
explaining why you are unable to apply onlne.
To proceed to the
next step in the application process choose a program below.