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Program Description

This is an inter-campus program, combining two departments: the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at UMBC and the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the School of Medicine at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Students entering this joint program have the benefit of the extensive facilities and resources of the departments on both campuses, and they have the chance to interact with a large pool of scientists with a wide spectrum of research interests.

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Degrees Offered:


Tracks/Concentrations:  None

Department:  UMBC Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry; UMB Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, School of Medicine

Part-Time or Full-Time:  Full-time

Online or On Campus:  On Campus

Admissions Requirements

GRE General Test not required; Background in organic chemistry and either physical chemistry or introductory biology

Term of Admission: Fall

Domestic Application Deadlines: February 1

International Application Deadlines: January 1

Contact Us

Main Contact Info:  410-706-8417 (UMB)

Graduate Program Director:

Mike Summers, 410-455-2491,

Gerald Wilson (UMB), 410-706-8094,

Graduate Program Coordinator:

Kiriaki Cozmo (Admissions), 410-706-8417,

Patty Gagne (Progressions), 410-455-2491,

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