Rush University

The Graduate College

Immunology and Microbiology


600 South Paulina Street

Chicago, IL 60612

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.-Immunology and Microbiology, M.S.-Immunology and Microbiology;

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Division of Immunology/Microbiology is committed to educating intelligent and creative individuals for careers in biomedical research in the disciplines of immunology and microbiology. The training is accomplished through faculty-led instruction in the classroom, independent self-study, laboratory rotations, and intensive dissertation research under the direction of a faculty mentor and a student dissertation advisory committee. Students are expected to complete the Ph.D. degree within 5 years and then to progress in their careers as leaders in immunologically and microbiologically-oriented biomedical research. The Division also offers a less intensive educational program leading to the M.S. degree.



Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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