M.Sc. On Campus

Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology

24 months
26644 USD/year
26644 USD/year
14902 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology at the University of Cincinnati offers both a thesis and a non-thesis Master of Science degree that can be tailored to suit the student’s particular interests.


Programme Overview

The Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology master’s program at the University of Cincinnati offers diverse opportunities in learning and research, thereby providing the fundamental knowledge base required for successful entry into technical and scientific positions at an advanced level. Students who have completed the M.S. degree have also pursued addtional biomedical science-related degree programs in professional or graduate schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Molecular and Cellular Biology 
  • Introductory Microbiology 
  • Graduate Seminar in Molecular Genetics 
  • Biochemistry and Cellular Metabolism
  • Statistics and Experimental Design for the Biomedical Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official college transcripts only if offered admission. Unofficial transcripts are used for admissions review.
  • 3 letters of reference
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Personal statement 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26644 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26644 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    26644 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26644 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    14902 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14902 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Cincinnati

1000 - 1650 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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