12 months
18514 USD/year
18514 USD/year
5712 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Microbiology and Immunology at the Montana State University lets you further your research acumen in microbiological and immunological subjects within world-class facilities and within the Yellowstone National Bark microbiome.


Students at Microbiology and Immunology at the Montana State University engage in state-of-the-art research within one of the premier infectious disease research programs in the Northwest. Studying alongside leaders in the field, candidates are able to explore research within the environmental sciences or biomedical sciences and are encouraged to develop interdisciplinary ties in their research with additional departments and programs.


  • Graduate alumni in Microbiology & Cell Biology embark on a wide range of careers within 10-years of their graduation.
  • Nearly 57% are working in academia, 21% in for-profit, and about 17% for government. Top industry employers include Montana State University and Biociencia Foundation.
  • Across all career paths the estimated salary of alumni within 10 years of graduation ranges from $60,000 to $150,000+ with an average of $90,000 (source of data Academic Analytics).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advance in Molecular
  • Advanced Bioinformatics 
  • Proteins 
  • Molecular Biology 
  • Toxicology 
  • Advanced Immunology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree (or higher) or the equivalent from an accredited, government-recognized university. These degrees are generally four-year-long programs.
  • B average or higher from your undergraduate study (3.0/4.0 GPA, or equivalent).
  • Evidence of English language proficiency.
  • 3 letters of recommendation.
  • A personal statement.
  • Official transcripts for all post-secondary coursework completed.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18514 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18514 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    18514 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18514 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5712 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5712 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bozeman

1099 - 2275 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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