12 months
1246 USD/credit 37380 USD/year
1246 USD/credit 37380 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Molecular and Cellular Biology from Southern Methodist University is designed primarily for students who are research oriented and who wish to prepare for advanced work at the doctoral level.


Molecular and Cellular Biology from Southern Methodist University is designed for students who seek additional training in the biological sciences as a prerequisite to further study in professional schools or for individuals seeking additional training for secondary education.  


Our program aims to provide insight into how life and physical sciences intersect and prepares students to pursue advanced degrees or a career in a variety of scientific fields. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular biology of prokaryotes and eukaryotes
  • Biochemistry and structural biology
  • Advanced cell biology
  • Epigenetic regulation of gene expression
  • Genetics and molecular biology of model organisms and human pathogens
  • Virology and cancer biology
  • Mechanisms of aging and senescence
  • Molecular and cellular biology of parasites
  • Biogenesis and function of intestinal microvilli
  • Structure and dynamics of nucleotide binding and membrane proteins

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Transcripts
  • English Language Proficiency: TOEFL or IELTS

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    37380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1246 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    37380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1246 USD per credit during 12 months.


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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