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Microbiology and Immunology

New York Medical College

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
1200 USD/credit
1200 USD/credit
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About

The Microbiology and Immunology program of the New York Medical College focuses on the comprehensive study of bacteriology, virology, and immunology with emphasis on mechanisms of human disease caused by pathogens at the cellular and molecular level.

Overview

Program Features

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biochemistry
  • Mammalian Physiology
  • Cell Biology
  • General Microbiology
  • Virology
  • Molecular Biology & Immunology of Tumor Cells

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate Degree or Higher
  • Transcripts
  • Standardized Test Scores: GRE, MCAT or DAT
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Graduate Admission Application
  • Two personal statements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1200 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1200 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1200 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1200 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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