• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Wright State University offers a program of study leading to the Master of Science degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 

Education

Major research interests of the department are grouped into several main areas including molecular genetics, molecular biology of cancer, and systems biology. Specific research projects deal with the structure and function of membranes, DNA, proteins and enzymes; metabolomics and high-throughput sequencing, signal transduction, and human-associated microbiota.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Perspectives in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Biochemistry
  • Research Ethics 
  • Biochemistry Seminar 
  • Advanced Seminar in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    33.5 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

A bachelor's degree in the biochemical, biological, or chemical sciences, including coursework in organic chemistry, physics, and calculus, is generally required. In addition, letters of recommendation are an important admission consideration.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1125 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1125 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    660 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 660 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Dayton

  • 880 - 1360 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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