University of Kansas

University of Kansas Medical Center

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences


University of Kansas

Suite 206

Lawrence, IN 66160

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D. - Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences;Ph.D, M.D./Ph.D. - Anatomy and Cell Biology;Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology;Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. - Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology;Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. - Molecular and Integrative Physiology;Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. - Pathology;Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D. - Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics, M.A. - Anatomy and Cell Biology;M.S. - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology;M.A. - Pathology;M.S. - Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The University of Kansas Medical Center instituted the "Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in BiomedicalSciences" (IGPBS) in the Fall on 1997. Applicants to all basic science departments are admitted through this program and take an interdisciplinary core curriculum during year one. At the beginning of year two, students will select a mentor, enter a department and receive their degree through that department. Students admitted into the IGPBS program will receive financial assistance through our GTA program. This financial package of $20,000 direct funds to the student plus a tuition waiver equal to about $2500.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999