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34000 USD/year
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About

The core mission of the Microbiology and Immunity (Certificate NDP) program from The University of Arizona, consistent with the missions of the College of Medicine and the University of Arizona, is to perform cutting edge research and to disseminate its results through teaching of new health professionals, scientists and the public.  

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Key Features

Our research goals are to better understand the role of the immune system in health and disease with the focus on pathogens. The Microbiology and Immunity (Certificate NDP) program from University of Arizona trains and educates physicians, scientists and students in all areas of immunobiology and microbiology. 

The Department of Immunobiology is one of the five basic science departments and one of the 18 departments of the University of Arizona College of Medicine, on the Northeast side of The University of Arizona  Campus in Tucson, AZ. The Department engages in medical and graduate student teaching, is part of the undergraduate research experience via undergraduate research programs such as UBRP, performs research on all aspects of host:microbe interaction, immune system function and dysfunction and microbial pathogenesis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Immunology and Infectious Disease
  • Medical Microbiology and Immunology
  • General Immunological Concepts
  • Evolution of Infectious Disease 
  • Pathogenic Bacteriology
  • Microbial Genetics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

15 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelors degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA
  • One Letter of Recommendation
  • No standardized tests or GRE required 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 USD per year during 6 months.
  • National

    34000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 USD per year during 6 months.
  • In-State

    14000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14000 USD per year during 6 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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