M.Sc. On Campus

Microbiology and Immunology

Tulane University

12 months
830 USD/credit 24900 USD/year
830 USD/credit 24900 USD/year
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The Microbiology and Immunology one-year post baccalaureate program offered by Tulane University leading to the degree of Master of Biomedical Science in Microbiology and Immunology has been designed to prepare students for careers in biomedical sciences.



Class size is limited to 20 students. All courses are taught within the Tulane University School of Medicine by full time faculty.

Upon graduation, students

  • Should have developed core knowledge in Microbiology and Immunology, and the ability to apply their knowledge to problems in these and other disciplines. (Disciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge)
  • Should have developed the ability to perform basic work in a Microbiology or other research laboratory.(Professional competencies)
  • Should have developed skills that transcend disciplines and are applicable in any context, such as communications, leadership, and working in teams. (Foundational and transferrable skills)
  • Should have developed the ability to apply the scientific method, understand the application of statistical analysis, gain experience in conducting research and other field studies,learn about and understand the importance of research responsibility and integrity, and engage in work-based learning and research in a systematic manner. (Research)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Microbiology
  • Medical Immunology
  • Microbiology Laboratory
  • Seminar Microbiol,Immun
  • Responsible Conduct-Biomed Rsh

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.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Letters of recommendation to Tulane University School of Medicine should be submitted through the AMCAS primary application.
  • Two letters must be from science professors and one can be from a professional (professor/ supervisor) of your choosing. 
  • Tulane School of Medicine has joined the AMCAS Letters of Evaluations/Recommendations Service. Tulane no longer accepts mailed, faxed or emailed letters of recommendation.
  • There are several ways in which a letter writer may submit letters to AMCAS: VirtualEvals, Interfolio, and via U.S. Mail. In addition, letter writers may upload letters directly to AMCAS through the AMCAS Letter Writer Application.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    24900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    24900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 830 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New Orleans

1125 - 2151 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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