Our Academic Programs


1135H Biochemistry Building
420 Henry Mall
Madison WI 53706
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Program contact: Maria Katsoulidis
Phone: 608-261-1492
Fax: 608-262-5253
Email: katsoulidis@wisc.edu

Face-to-Face Evening/weekend1 Online2 Hybrid3 Accelerated4 Add'l assistantship and/or enrollment policy5
Admitting Degree(s):

About the Biochemistry Program

The Integrated Program in Biochemistry (IPiB) is the joint graduate program between the Departments of Biochemistry and Biomolecular Chemistry at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Consistently ranked among the best biochemistry graduate programs in the U.S. and internationally, IPiB capitalizes on both departments' strong traditions of graduate student research training and mentoring, and promotes collaboration across academic boundaries among faculty, students, and postdoctoral fellows.

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Graduate School Guide

Faculty listings, program overview, minimum degree requirements and satisfactory progress information.

Program Profile

Program statistical information on admissions, enrollment, student funding, and degrees.

Additional Policy

IPiB students receive a stipend ($28,000 in 2018-19) in addition to fringe benefits and tuition. Competitive fellowships and traineeships are also available. Students may matriculate only in the fall semester, and a master's degree is not offered as the terminal degree.

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1 These programs are offered in an evening and/or weekend format to accommodate working schedules. Enjoy the advantages of on-campus courses and personal connections, while keeping your day job. For more information about the meeting schedule of a specific program, contact the program.

2 These programs are offered primarily online. Many available online programs can be completed almost entirely online with all online programs offering at least 50 percent or more of the program work online. Some online programs have an on-campus component that is often designed to accommodate working schedules. Take advantage of the convenience of online learning while participating in a rich, interactive learning environment. For more information about the online nature of a specific program, contact the program.

3 These programs have innovative curricula that combine on-campus and online formats. Most hybrid programs are completed on-campus with a partial or completely online semester. For more information about the hybrid schedule of a specific program, contact the program.

4 These on-campus programs are offered in an accelerated format that allows you to complete your program in a condensed time-frame. Enjoy the advantages of on-campus courses with minimal disruption to your career. For more information about the accelerated nature of a specific program, contact the program.

5 Students in most on-campus graduate programs are eligible for assistantships. Please look carefully at the additional policies listed above for more information about the specific assistantship and enrollment policies for the program. Contact the program with any questions.