Graduates in the Microbiology and Immunology program of the New York Medical College are prepared for research, technical, and supervisory positions in scientific laboratories in academia, industry, government, and the health care field. Within the Master’s program, emphasis may be placed on bacteriology, virology or immunology.
The following areas are available for thesis research: bacterial genetics; influenza virus antigens; HIV infection; pathogenesis of infectious disease; monoclonal antibody production; molecular biology of neoplastic disease; oncogenes and growth factors; anti-idiotype therapy of autoimmune and neoplastic diseases; immunological and biological therapy of disease; and cellular immunology.
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology does not specify prerequisite undergraduate courses, but a background in chemistry (qualitative and quantitative analysis, physical, and organic), physics, mathematics (including calculus), and botany or zoology is desirable.
- General Biochemistry
- Mammalian Physiology
- Cell Biology
- General Microbiology
- Molecular Biology & Immunology of Tumor Cells
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesMicrobiology Immunology View 38 other Masters in Immunology in United States
- Baccalaureate Degree or Higher
- Standardized Test Scores: GRE, MCAT or DAT
- Two Letters of Recommendation
- Graduate Admission Application
- Two personal statements
International36000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
National36000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1200 USD per credit during 12 months.
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