Georgetown University

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences



640 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States


(202) 687-8700

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S., Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Georgetown University's Department of Biology recognizes that there are many career opportunities in the exciting and rapidly changing field of biology. It, therefore, offers programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. It has nationally recognized research programs funded by major governmental organizations including NIH, NSF, and USDA, with additional support from local and national granting organizations. Students take innovative first-year courses that provide a strong foundation in contemporary biological concepts, as well as a personalized set of courses related to their intellectual goals. In addition to receiving intensive research training, students obtain faculty-assisted education in the development of teaching skills and scientific communication.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Finacial assistance is available to those who qualify. Applicants may apply for loans by completing the Free Applicaion for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 001445

Locale: Large City

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