The Microbiology Graduate Theme invites applications from individuals committed to an intensive course of study and research training leading to the Ph.D. degree. Applicants with bachelors, masters, and professional degrees are encouraged to apply.
Acceptance is based on undergraduate record (curriculum and grade point average [GPA]), Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores, letters of recommendation, a personal statement of research and career interests, past research activities, and, when possible, a personal interview.
The general requirements for acceptance into the program are:
International students must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) earned within the last two years. Applicants with scores of 600 (paper-based) or 250 (computer-based) or higher will be considered.
Applications are reviewed beginning October 15th of each year with offers being made from November 1 until April 15th each year.
The deadline for domestic applicants is March 15, 2013 (Limited number of positions - early applications are strongly encouraged).
Required Application Materials
Domestic students - (No application fee)
International students - ($60 application fee)
NOTE TO INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS: Letters of recommendation must be submitted online
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