M.Sc. On Campus

Comparative Pathobiology

Purdue University

24 months
28794 USD/year
28794 USD/year
9992 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Purdue University, offers graduate instruction leading to the Master of Science (MS) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees to persons possessing the DVM degree and to those with a baccalaureate degree and comprehensive training in the biological sciences. The Comparative Pathobiology programme is offered at the Purdue University.


Key facts:

  • The Comparative Pathobiology programme is offered at the Purdue University.
  • Areas of study include animal welfare science and human-animal interaction, cancer biology, infectious diseases, bacteriology, epidemiology, immunology, laboratory and experimental medicine, parasitology, pathology, public health, toxicology, virology, and molecular genetics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comparative Epidemiology
  • Computational & Systems Biology
  • Immunology and Infectious Diseases
  • Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences
  • Lab Animal Medicine
  • Microbiology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) - Optional
    • GRE is optional. However, some clinical residency programs and certain Departmental faculty members may require it for application evaluations. Please contact the Program Coordinator Julie Lewellen if you are unsure if you need GRE to support your application.
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Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14397 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    28794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14397 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9992 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4996 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for West Lafayette

1096 - 1774 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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