University of Colorado Denver

Graduate School



Office of Admissions and Student Affairs, 4200 East Ninth Avenue, Box C-284

MS C296

Denver, CO 80262

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Physiology provides a multidisciplinary program of graduate education in cellular and molecular physiology, with an emphasis on cellular, molecular, and developmental neuroscience, leading to the Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree. Students take a limited number of core courses, thus having ample time to pursue individualized programs. Core courses include physiology, cell biology, and biochemistry. Elective courses cover a wide variety of topics, including neuroscience, molecular biology, immunology,developmental biology, and pharmacology. In addition, students can select from a variety of specialized laboratory, lecture, and seminar courses offered by other departments and programs within the graduate and medical schools.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Students are encouraged to work with the University's Financial Aid Office to obtain information on financial aid opportunities. University of Colorado Denver FASFA Code: 004508

Locale: Large City

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