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Molecular and Cell Biology

University of California, San Diego

48 months
Duration
44487 USD/year
44487 USD/year
14733 USD/year
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About

The Molecular and Cell Biology major at the University of California, San Diego emphasizes instruction in the basic molecular principles that allow organisms to live, grow, and adapt to their environment.

Overview

About this Degree

Students will learn to apply concepts from biochemistry, molecular biology, genetics, and cell biology to a diverse array of questions ranging from how plants move towards light to the molecular basis of cancer. Students will also be exposed to interdisciplinary approaches to biology, such as bioinformatics, which combines genetics, molecular biology and computer science. 

The broad scope of the Molecular and Cell Biology major at the University of California, San Diego makes it ideal for students interested in a wide variety of careers including medicine, postgraduate training in basic or translational research, biotechnology, science writing and policy, public health, and science education.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Molecular Biology 
  • Genetics
  • Biochemical Techniques 
  • Pharmacology
  • Electron Microscopy of Macromolecules
  • Embryos, Genes and Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Common Application, including USD Member Questions
  • Official high school transcript
  • Essay
  • Academic Letter of Recommendation
  • Application fee of $55

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    44487 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44487 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    44487 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 44487 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14733 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14733 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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