Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Life Sciences

Integrative Life Sciences

Address:

PO Box 980149

PO Box 843051

Richmond, VA 23298

United States

Phone:

1-804-828-7188

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D. Integrative Life Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Ph.D. program in Integrative Life Sciences is designed for individuals desiring a curriculum and research experience that is integrative across multiple disciplines and that takes a systems approach to emerging research questions across the many fields that comprise the life sciences. Systems biology and biological complexity provide overarching concepts for this program. Students can work both within and across the intersections of traditional fields in the life sciences while becoming well versed in the latest technologies and computational skills required for research in the rapidly developing “century of life sciences.”

Accreditation:

Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999