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Biological Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences

Concentrations

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology
  • Development
  • Ecology
  • Epigenetics
  • Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Neurobiology
  • Virology
Degrees OfferedAvailabilityLocation
MSFull-Time, Part-TimePhiladelphia
PhDFull-Time, Part-TimePhiladelphia

Application Requirements

On-Campus Program

Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
PhD CandidatesDec. 1N/AN/AN/A
MS ApplicantsSept. 1N/AN/AN/A

International Students: International students are eligible for the PhD program only. Consideration for a term other than fall requires special permission from the academic department prior to application.

Requirements

For details regarding the items below please review the Admission Application Instructions.

The PhD program is open to applicants holding either a bachelor's or a master's degree.

  • Graduate Admission Application

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  • Transcripts

    Provide transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.

  • Standardized Test Scores

    GRE test scores are required; minimum score varies.

    TOEFL scores are required for international applicants or applicants who earned a degree outside the U.S. (minimum scores: 100/600/250). Scores will be reviewed based on section scores and total scores. IELTS scores may be submitted in lieu of TOEFL scores (minimum Overall Band Score: 7.0).

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  • Résumé

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  • Letters of Recommendation

    Two letters of recommendation are required. Use the Electronic Letter of Recommendation form to submit your recommendation letters.

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      Philadelphia, PA 19101-4789
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      Philadelphia, PA 19104-2876

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