The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology offers two Ph.D. programs
Admissions Criteria to both Ph.D. Programs requires the following:
The application for Graduate Studies at UMMC is an online process. If you are interested in applying please click here. Click the links below for additional information about the application process:
Generous stipends are available for graduate students throughout the department. Currently, the stipends are $28,000 per year.Tuition for all graduate students is covered by the graduate school. The cost of books and dissertation preparation is assumed by the student.Numerous job opportunities for spouses of students are available at UMMC and in the metro Jackson area.
The overall cost of living in Jackson is lower than the average cost across the United States. Stipends are adequate to cover modest living expenses. There are numerous apartments and small houses available for rent within walking distance of the campus.