Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Biology

Ph.D. in Cellular and Molecular Biology


Research Interest

Cellular and Molecular Biology


Microbiology and Immunology





•Biochemistry and Cell Biology

•Molecular Biology

•Scientific Methodology


•Laboratory Rotations

•Responsible Conduct of Research

•Critical Thinking in Cell and Molecular Biology


•Course work according to program of study

•Graduate Research


Admission Requirements


Graduation Requirements

  1. 1)  Grade index: 3.0 or above
  2. 2)  Credits: As stipulated by the program of study, 72 credits minimum
  3. 3)  Residence: A minimum of two year of full-time work must be completed at UCC
  4. 4)  Time limitations: A maximum of 7 years to satisfy all the requirements
  5. 5)  Qualifying Examination: Required of all students
  6. 6)  Dissertation defense: Required of all students
  7. 7)  Authorship: Co-author in at least one (1) manuscript accepted for publication


Program Cost

$7,800 per year*   Cost vary according to number of credits.


Financial Aid

• Tuition Exemptions available

  1. •Stipends ($20,976) available