Cellular & Molecular Biology
413 Bock Laboratories, Robert M
1525 Linden Dr
Madison WI 53706
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Program contact: Lauren Weitkamp
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About the Cellular & Molecular Biology Program
CMB is a large, interdisciplinary bioscience graduate program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an institutional leader in biological research with state-of-the-art facilities and programs that are recognized worldwide. CMB provides the opportunity to work with more than 180 faculty trainers spanning over 40 departments on a campus known for cooperation and collaboration. The CMB program requirements emphasize research and coursework tailored to each student's professional objectives.
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Faculty listings, program overview, minimum degree requirements and satisfactory progress information.
Program statistical information on admissions, enrollment, student funding, and degrees.
CMB students all earn a stipend that is set by the program each year, and tuition is covered. First year rotating students are funded through the CMB Program during the first semester. After the first semester, students are typically funded by their thesis advisor. In some cases, students earn individual fellowships or training grant slots and are funded through these mechanisms. Please contact the CMB Program for specific questions about stipend level, etc.
Admissions Deadlines and Test Requirements
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.