Cell, Molecular, and Cancer Biology, M.Sc. | Indiana University Bloomington | Bloomington, United States
24 months
32156 USD/year
30704 USD/year
10630 USD/year
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The Cell, Molecular, and Cancer Biology graduate program at Indiana University Bloomington is an interdisciplinary graduate program that involves faculty and researchers from multiple departments on the Indiana University School of Medicine–Bloomington campus.


The Cell, Molecular, and Cancer Biology program is on the fundamental molecular and cellular mechanisms that lead to the proliferative growth associated with cancer. The primary objective of this graduate program is to train independent research investigators who can make contributions to their fields of knowledge while working in academic/ government institutions or industry laboratories.

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Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Human Structure
  • Basics of Scientific Communication 
  • Research Methods 
  • Health Care in America
  • Seminar in Cancer Biology
  • Molecular Biology of Cancer
  • Precision Medicine of Cancer
  • Pedagogical Methods in Health Sciences
  • Molecules to Cells and Tissues 
  • Neuroscience and Behavior
  • Research 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in the sciences or a substantial knowledge base in these disciplines. The Test of Eng­lish as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required of international applicants.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32156 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32156 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30704 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30704 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10630 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10630 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Bloomington

1071 - 1733 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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