Cancer Biology, M.Sc. | Wayne State University | Detroit, United States
12 months
1732 USD/credit 51960 USD/year
1732 USD/credit 51960 USD/year
917 USD/credit 27510 USD/year
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Cancer Biology from Wayne State University offers a strong didactic and laboratory curriculum in cancer biology with a major focus on molecular oncology. 


Cancer Biology from Wayne State University aims to provide intensive research training for students who are interested in a career in academia, medicine, industry, or related careers in which first-hand research experience is an asset. Research interests in the Department of Oncology are diverse and dynamic, allowing students to choose from a broad spectrum of topics for their research thesis. 

Students at Cancer Biology from Wayne State University will:

  • be specialized in the biology of cancer.
  • have been exposed to a host of disciplines, ranging from biochemistry to cell biology and immunology, and to state-of-the-art cell biology and molecular biology methods. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biochemistry Lecture
  • Rigor and Reproducibility in Cancer Biology
  • Principles of Cancer Therapy
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Special Topics in Cancer Biology
  • Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
  • Applied Cancer Biostatistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • International applicants must complete the equivalent of a U.S. four-year bachelor's degree, including all state and external/internal examinations required for the degree. 
  • Submit your transcript(s)
  • Demonstrate English proficiency 
  • Pay the non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Test Scores
  • If you are applying to a master's program, your minimum undergraduate GPA must be 2.75 or its equivalent in upper division coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1732 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    51960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1732 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    27510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 917 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Detroit

1050 - 1770 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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