48 months
Duration
37122 USD/year
37200 USD/year
12700 USD/year
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About

If you have a strong interest in genetics and disease processes, home in on human health within the this major. Join the Molecular and Cellular Biology - Genetics and Human Health Emphasis program from University of Arizona to learn more.

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Overview

Health care advancement depends on molecular and cellular biologists to make new discoveries that can improve and save lives. Students earning a Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology with a subplan in Genetics and Human Health study genetics, human disease, biochemistry and physiology. They gain firsthand research experience in genetic processes, aging, cell behavior, mechanisms of disease and disability, and more. This major and subplan lays the foundation for students wishing to pursue advanced degrees, often in an accelerated format, and for those aiming to enter the job market proficient in laboratory processes and research presentation. Join the Molecular and Cellular Biology - Genetics and Human Health Emphasis program from University of Arizona to learn more.

Career Fields

  • Healthcare
  • Medical research
  • Education
  • Biotechnology
  • Government

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biology of Cancer
  • Human Genetics: Sex, Crime and Disease
  • Modeling Human Disease
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Cell and Developmental Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a 3.00 recalculated grade point average (GPA) (a "B" or better where "A"=4.00) from a secondary school. Please note: GPA recalculation occurs during the admissions evaluation process. 
  • Have three years of high school work. Please note: If you are currently in high school, UA needs to see 9–11 grade work. If you have completed high school then UA needs to see 10–12 grade work. 
  • Have and present a completed high school diploma or certificate.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37122 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37122 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37200 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12700 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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