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Medical and Molecular Genetics

Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

12 months
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31080 USD/year
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About

One of the first human genetics departments in the country, the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis School of Medicine has a rich history of training geneticists and genetic counselors and providing genetic consultation and counseling services. 

Overview

The department contributes to the understanding of numerous genetic conditions through the integration of basic research in genetic and genomic mechanisms, translational research in disease models, and clinical trials in rare and common genetic diseases.

Research interests of the Medical and Molecular Genetics faulty and genetic counselors encompass a variety of medical and educational topics in genetics. Areas of study include computational biology, neuroscience, musculoskeletal and cancer research.

Advanced Genetic Testing Laboratories

  • Housed in the Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis School of Medicine Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, the Indiana University Genetic Testing Laboratories is a worldwide leader in innovative laboratory research and development. 
  • An extensive menu of highly complex and unique medical tests are available through these facilities in the specialties of cytogenetics, biochemical genetics, pharmacogenomics and molecular genetics. All laboratories are accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) and certified by CLIA.

Programme Structure

  • The department offers a PhD in Medical and Molecular Genetics, a combined MD/PhD degree, MS degree in Medical and Molecular Genetics with an optional emphasis in genetic counseling, and fellowship training in clinical and laboratory medicine.
  • In statewide clinics, IU School of Medicine faculty—board certified geneticists and genetic counselors—offer genetic consultation for a variety of hereditary conditions and birth defects.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply
  • Submit Materials
  • Interview
  • Celebrate Acceptance
  • Rank Campuses
  • Attend Orientation
  • Matriculate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1036 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1036 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Indianapolis

1017 - 1926 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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