12 months
29772 USD/year
29772 USD/year
15152 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master's Program in Physiology at Michigan State University provides advanced research experience in molecular, cellular and integrative physiology accompanied by an individualized course curriculum. 


The Physiology program at Michigan State University fosters leadership opportunities and provides the professional skills that are needed to excel in competitive science careers.

Learning outcomes

The Department of Physiology is administered jointly by the colleges of Human Medicine, Natural Science, Osteopathic Medicine, and Veterinary Medicine. All four of these colleges offer Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degree programs with majors in physiology.

The Department of Physiology seeks to prevent and cure diseases through basic research on genes, proteins, and the regulatory signaling systems that control fundamental processes of cellular life.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Physiology/Pharmacology of Excitable Cells
  • Cellular/Integrative Physiology
  • Molecular Biology and Protein Structure
  • Metabolic Regulation& Molecular Endocrinology
  • Cell and Molecular Physiology
  • Topics in Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 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

  • Complete the online Graduate School Application
  • Complete the Departmental Questionnaire
  • Provide 3 Letters of Recommedation
  • Provide an official transcript of grades from all schools attended after high school
  • Provide current GRE scores (Subject tests recommended, but not required)
  • Provide current TOEFL scores (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29772 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29772 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15152 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15152 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for East Lansing

1000 - 1500 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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