University of Georgia

Franklin College of Arts and Sciences



UGA Graduate School, 320 East Clayton Street, Suite 400

Athens, GA 30602

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. - Microbiology, M.S. - Microbiology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Microbiology offers a wide spectrum of research opportunities, including microbial physiology and genetics, cell biology, microbial pathogenesis, ecology, evolution, population biology, protein biochemistry, biotechnology, and bioinformatics. A significant feature of our graduate program is the diversity of microorganisms that are studied. The diverse offerings enable students to specialize in areas of microbiology most relevant to their interests.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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