M.Sc. On Campus

Cellular Biology

University of Georgia

12 months
25186 USD/year
25186 USD/year
8878 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Research in the Department of Cellular Biology at the University of Georgia is a community of scientists who are performing cutting edge research in Cell Biology, Cellular Immunology, Molecular Parasitology, Infectious Disease, Developmental Biology and Molecular Neuroscience.


About this Degree

The Department of Cellular Biology was established within the Division of Biological Sciences at the University of Georgia in 1995. The department offers excellent opportunities for scientific training in a variety of important aspects of cellular biology. These include cell biology, developmental biology, molecular parasitology, immunology, cellular neurobiology and endocrinology. Several cellular biology faculty have been honored by national and institutional awards for excellence in research and teaching.

The department has a strong program in graduate education and research:

  • Strong core curriculum in molecular cellular biology;
  • Research laboratory rotation and choice of laboratory for graduate students;
  • Active and well funded faculty research programs with federal and/or foundation support;
  • Department Seminar Series with speakers from institutions around the nation;
  • Strong Departmental and Divisional undergraduate programs;
  • Teaching and research assistantships that support most students throughout their entire period of study

State-of-the-art technical support facilities at the University of Georgia, including:

  • Cell Analysis Facility (flow cytometry and image analysis)
  • Monoclonal Antibody Facility
  • Biological Sciences Computing Resource
  • Molecular Genetics Facility (with DNA and protein sequencing and synthesis)
  • Center for Advanced Ultrastructural Research
  • Highly interactive environment with other UGA biology departments and the National Centers for Disease Control
  • Regular journal clubs by various laboratories and interest groups within the Department
  • Opportunities for overseas collaborative research
  • Strong Cellular Biology Graduate Student Association
  • Excellent support staff, including Computer Services Specialist
  • Active Departmental social program, including:
  • Fall Department Retreat and Cookout
  • December Holiday Party

Programme Structure


  • Research in Cellular Biology
  • Molecular Cell Biology
  • Cellular Biology Research Techniques
  • Advanced Immunology
  • Advanced Developmental Biology
  • Advanced Cell Biology
  • Biology of Parasitism

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

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  • Readmission Procedures
  • Deferring an Application
  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts and Academic Records
  • Entrance Test Scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Non-Degree or Transient Status
  • Application Forms
  • Summary of Materials

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25186 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12593 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    25186 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12593 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8878 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4439 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 USD /month
Living costs

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