M.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Sciences (Cellular and Molecular Biology)

Kent State University

12 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
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The Master of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences (Cellular and Molecular Biology) from Kent State University prepares creative research scientists for careers in teaching, research and biotechnology. 


Graduates possess an in-depth comprehension of experimental design at the cellular and molecular levels of biological organization, as well as competency in current techniques in the discipline. Major research emphases include signal transduction, biochemistry and pathobiology, gene regulation, cell systems biology, cell and tissue ultrastructure, membrane structure and function, molecular aspects of neurobiology and endocrinology, genetics and metabolism of microorganisms, virology and immunology and enzymology with an emphasis on protein dynamics and folding, as well as cytochrome P-450s.

The Biomedical Sciences–Cellular and Molecular Biology major comprises the following concentrations:

  • Cellular Biology and Structure
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Biomedical Sciences (Cellular and Molecular Biology) program from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Publish their research in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Demonstrate the ability to teach undergraduate students.
  • Seek employment after graduation in fields that reflect their area of training.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Microscopic Anatomy
  • Bioenergetics
  • Eukaryotic Cell Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline - At least one month before the start of the semester of first coursework.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university for unconditional admission
  • Academic preparation adequate to perform graduate work in the desired field (typically two years of chemistry, one year of mathematics, one year of physics and courses in anthropology, biology and psychology)
  • Official transcript(s)
  • GRE scores
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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