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M.Sc. On Campus

Biophysics

University of California, Riverside

18 months
Duration
17696 USD/year
17696 USD/year
7628 USD/year
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About

University of California, Riverside offers a Ph.D. in Biophysics as well as an M.S. degree.

Overview

Biophysics is a major area of study and research in the life sciences, attracting diverse students and faculty with a wide variety of research interests within a cohesive environment.  The field of Biophysics has been well represented at University of California, Riverside and continues to grow.

Degree requirements

The Biophysics degree requires certain core classes, as well as quarterly attendance in BPHY 252 seminar.  The degree also offers customization through the variety of elective classes available. Please see the lists below for more information on the required and elective coursework.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Topics in Physical Biochemistry
  • Cellular Biophysics
  • Biological Physics
  • Advanced Topics in Biophysics
  • Seminar in Biophysics
  • Directed Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed electronic application form
  • A statement of Purpose
  • Official transcripts of all previous undergraduate and graduate work
  • Three letters of recommendation (two must be from faculty)
  • A satisfactory score on the General Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • A satisfactory score on the Subject Examination in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry or Physics
  • For non-US citizens whose native language is not English, the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8848 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    17696 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8848 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • In-State

    7628 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3814 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Riverside

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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