The department has research programs in the areas of parasitic, viral, and opportunistic infections; bacterial pathogenesis and genomics; inflammation and immunology; and drug development driven by investigators with national and international reputations and with extended histories of extramural funding from the NIH, as well as other sources of funding.
An integrated curriculum composed of courses covering essentials for biomedical research and courses on molecular pathogenesis that emphasize host-pathogen interactions — including viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites — as well as immunology. Upon completing Microbiology and Immunology at Drexel University, students pursue careers in academic, governmental, or industrial settings.
- In the first year, students spend most of their time completing required courses in the core curriculum and completing the research laboratory rotation requirements.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesMicrobiology Health Sciences Immunology View 285 other Masters in Microbiology in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
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Official transcripts must be sent directly to Drexel from all of the colleges and universities that you have attended. Please note that transcripts are required regardless of number of credits taken or if the credits were transferred to another school. An admission decision may be delayed if you do not send transcripts from all colleges and universities that you have attended.
International37305 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1658 USD per credit during 24 months.
National37305 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1658 USD per credit during 24 months.
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