24 months
46200 USD/year
46200 USD/year
22620 USD/year
Tuition fee
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When you earn a Master’s degree in the Cancer Sciences program of the University at Buffalo, you’ll get hands-on experience in the latest oncology research and clinical studies in our world-class facilities. And that’s just the basics.


About the Cancer Sciences program

You'll also get one-on-one mentorship with world-renowned faculty. You’ll be part of a multidisciplinary care team, working directly with patients, physicians and specialists. You’ll work with experts in every cancer discipline, helping shape decisions that affect patient care and outcomes.

It’s a unique immersion opportunity you won’t find anywhere else. Make a name for yourself in the Cancer Sciences program of the University at Buffalo.

Research opportunities

You’ll work with investigators, physicians and technicians across multiple disciplines and specialties. Our Master’s students focus on lab-based research or prevention/epidemiology projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Integrated Cancer Sciences
  • Medical Statistics
  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Tools for Molecular Oncologists
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Scientific Communication Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Applications will be accepted after this date on a rolling basis depending on space availability.


29 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum undergraduate 3.0 GPA is required.
  • Standardized academic test scores, such as general GRE results, are no longer required.
  • English language proficiency test scores are required for international applicants.
  • Online application form
  • $75 application fee, payable electronically to SUNY at Buffalo on the online application form
  • Undergraduate transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement/resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    22620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11310 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Buffalo

920 - 1560 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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