United States Doctorates and PhDs in Genetics and Genomics
With a doctorate in genetics, you could pursue a career as a bacterial geneticist, bioethicist, genetic counselor, forensic investigator and more. If these careers sound interesting, apply to a graduate program today!
Find Your PhD in Genetics Graduate Program
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
Baylor College of Medicine
The Graduate Program in Molecular and Human Genetics provides outstanding educational opportunities for students who wish to pursue a career in research, education, and service in this field.
- Orono, MEOrono, ME
University of Maine
The University of Maine, The Jackson Laboratory and the Maine Medical Center Research Institute...
- Bronx, NYBronx, NY
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
Einstein offers PhD students a collaborative culture at an institution that is among the top in research funding from the NIH.
- Washington, DCWashington, DC
Biochemical and Molecular Genetics, Cytogenetics, Immunogenetics, Clinical Genetics-Genetic Counseling, Teretology, and Psychosocial Aspects of Genetic Disorders...
- Ames, IAAmes, IA
Iowa State University
The Genetics Graduate Program at Iowa State University has 87 faculty and 96 graduate students working and training in many different areas of genetics. We offer assistantships, Fellowships, Tuition Scholarships (students on assistantships are assessed...
- Ames, IA
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
The genetics curriculum is sponsored by several departments to offer specialized education in genetics to students in a variety of disciplines. Graduate work leading to M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in genetics is administered by the faculty of participating d...
- Durham, KSDurham, KS
Duke University Medical Center
The Department of Genetics and Genomics provides a highly interactive environment for graduate and postgraduate training that develops creative and independent scientists. Collaboration between laboratories is common and graduate students and postdoctor...
- Corvallis, ORCorvallis, OR
Oregon State University
The Department of Microbiology offers graduate programs leading to the Master of Science, Master of Arts, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Major fields of study are diverse and include basic and applied aspects of virology and bacteriology; immunology...
- Raleigh, NCRaleigh, NC
North Carolina State University
Genomic science recognizes that whole genome sequences provide an unparalled glimpse into the genetic make-up of organisms. This knowledge of genetic codes will enable scientists to design drugs that attack the causes of disease and control the expre...
- Raleigh, NC
- New Orleans, LANew Orleans, LA
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
The goal of graduate education in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is to provide students with the core knowledge, analytical skills, and intellectual discipline to become a successful biomedical scientist in academia or industry. Th...
- New Orleans, LA
- Morgantown, WVMorgantown, WV
West Virginia University
- College Station, TXCollege Station, TX
Texas A&M University
Since 1988, 118 Ph.D. and 60 M.S. graduate degrees in genetics have been awarded. Genetics graduates have gone on to productive careers, including more than 10% whom have gone on to faculty positions at universities, and others who hold important positi...
- College Station, TX
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
An interdepartmental doctoral program to train students for a career involving research and teaching and to provide them with a perception of the natu...
- Richmond, VARichmond, VA
Virginia Commonwealth University
Interdisciplinary PhD program, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics (VIPBG)...
- Richmond, VA
- Ann Arbor, MIAnn Arbor, MI
University of Michigan
Graduate students entering the Program in Biomedical Science (PIBS) at the University of Michigan are offered flexibility in the choice of any of the...
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
- Chapel Hill, NCChapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Columbia, ALColumbia, AL
University of Missouri - Columbia
The Genetics Program is an interdisciplinary program that provides broad, individual training tailored to the career objectives of the student.
- Fort Worth, TXFort Worth, TX
University of North Texas Health Science Center At Fort Worth
Traditional MS and PhD students are admitted through a centralized admissions committee. All incoming students begin their core courses and complete lab rotations before selecting a field of study. This gives students the opportunity to experience diffe...
- Fort Worth, TX
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
Both traditional genetic organisms and a number of agricultural species are being intensively investigated with both molecular and classical genetic approaches. The faculty are organized into focus groups: animal genomics; chromosome biology; human gene...
- Baltimore, MDBaltimore, MD
University of Maryland Baltimore
The graduate program in human genetics provides a strong foundation in all areas of human and medical genetics, with opportunities for both basic and applied research. All students are required to complete the core curriculum, with exposure to a broad r...
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
The RESEARCH and TEACHING PROGRAMS of the Department of Genetics are closely linked, providing graduate students with strong scientific backgrounds and excellent laboratory research skills. Graduates from the Department have enjoyed a greater than 95% p...
- Athens, GA
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
The University of Iowa Genetics Graduate Program is a broad-based discipline that incorporates cutting-edge techniques to answer the foremost question...
- Nashville, GANashville, GA
A combination of didactic course work and research in the laboratory of a faculty member is required for award of the PhD degree.
- Riverside, CARiverside, CA
University of California - Riverside
An interdisciplinary graduate program with a flexible curriculum and outstanding resources for conducting cutting-edge research.