24 months
1818 USD/credit 27270 USD/year
1818 USD/credit 27270 USD/year
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The University of Rochester offers two options for completion of a Master’s of Science in Physiology. Under Plan A, the student completes a thesis project in a faculty member’s research lab.


Key facts

Under Plan B, University of Rochester's Physiology student completes a master’s essay under the guidance of a faculty advisor. Both Plan A and Plan B students take the same rigorous program of required and elective courses.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Modern Biology 
  • Human Cell Physiology
  • Principles of Pharmacology
  • Effective Scientific Communication
  • Mastering Scientific Information
  • Ethics in Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application form
  • Current résumé and work history 
  • One required essay (250-500 word limit)
  • Applicant interesting fact (25 word limit)
  • School-issued official transcripts, scanned and uploaded for each college attended
  • Test-taker results for GMAT or GRE
  • Contact information for two references who can provide a professional recommendation, if contacted
  • $90 application fee
  • Test-taker results for TOEFL or IELTS, scanned and uploaded
  • InitialView interview and writing sample (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1818 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    27270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1818 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 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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