University of Colorado Denver

Graduate School

Physiology

Address:

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

MS C296

Denver, CO 80262

United States

Phone:

1-303-556-4413

Fax:

1-303-556-3547

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D.;Ph.D./M.D.

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.

Accreditation:

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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