University of North Dakota

School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Address:

University Ave

Grand Forks, ND 58202

United States

Phone:

1-800-225-5863

Fax:

1-701-777-3016

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D., Joint Ph.D./M.D., M.S.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The masters program in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology will provide formal classroom instruction and mentored research experiences that enable and encourage students to become competent scientists. The M.S. graduate will be competitive for a broad scope of career paths. These include but are not limited to pursuing a terminal degree, working in a research setting, or other science-related career options. Goal 1: M.S. graduates will have a foundational knowledge of biochemistry and molecular biology. Goal 2: M.S. graduates will have the ability to conduct meaningful scientific inquiry. Goal 3: M.S. graduates will possess communication skills necessary to relate the results of their scientific queries clearly to others. Goal 4: M.S. graduates will demonstrate professional and ethical scientific behavior, including a commitment to continual professional development. The Ph.D. program in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology will provide formal classroom instruction and mentored research experiences that enable and encourage students to become competent, creative, and independent biomedical scientist. Goal 1: Ph.D. graduates will have a foundational knowledge of biochemistry and molecular biology. Goal 2: Ph.D. graduates will have the ability to conduct meaningful scientific inquiry. Goal 3: Ph.D. graduates will possess communication skills necessary to relate the results of their scientific queries clearly and convincingly to others. Goal 4: Ph.D. graduates will demonstrate professional and ethical scientific behavior, including a commitment to continual professional development.

Accreditation:

UND is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. UND also holds many special accreditations at the college, department, or program level.

International Student Requirements:

All graduate applicants must demonstrate academic-level proficiency with the English language before they will be considered for admission. This requirement must be met by all applicants, regardless of citizenship, residency, or nation of birth. No applicants will be considered for admission until the English Language Proficiency is met. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for ways in which this requirement can be met.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999