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Biochemistry

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
28980 USD/year
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About

The Biochemistry program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a part-time program designed for targeted, in-depth investigations in advanced topics in modern biochemistry.

Overview

Key Features

The flexible plan of study and individualized advising helps you tailor the Biochemistry program of Worcester Polytechnic Institute to your interests and career goals.

In collaboration with a program advisor, you will select courses from biochemistry, chemistry, and related disciplines.

You can choose a thesis option, consisting of high-level original research, or a non-thesis option with additional coursework. Hands-on research and lab work will also be an integral component of many of your courses.

Programme Structure

  • Advanced topics you can explore include regulation of gene expression, membrane biophysics, and functional genomics.
  • You can supplement your studies with high-level undergraduate courses, as well as courses in engineering, business, mathematical sciences, and more.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Admissions are rolling, but students seeking funding should apply by Jan 1 for fall and Oct 1 for spring.

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
150 (verbal)
165 (quantitative)
3 (analytical)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts for all post-secondary colleges or universities
  • Application fee of $70
  • Three letters of recommendation from individuals who can comment on your qualifications for pursuing graduate study are required
  • GRE: Required for all applicants; waived for WPI students and alumni. There are no minimum GRE scores, but the average for admitted students is typically 150 verbal, 165 quantitative, and 3.0 analytical
  • Statement of Purpose
  • TOEFL / IELTS scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28980 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    28980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28980 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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