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Cohn Research Building
1735 W. Harrison St., 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60612
Thomas Schmid, PhD, Director of Graduate Education
Phone: (312) 942-3051

Degree Options in the Department of Biochemistry

The Division of Biochemistry offers the PhD and MS degrees. The department also offers concurrent MD-PhD and MD-MS programs. For more information, click on the "More" link below. For an overview of program requirements, see the Rush University Catalog.

Admissions and Financial Support

Students are normally admitted in the fall quarter, but the Graduate Program Committee may at its discretion recommend admission for the winter, spring or summer quarter. Applications may be submitted at any time during the year. Application review begins in early winter. Students in the PhD program receive stipends and waivers for the full tuition cost of their classes. The cost of health insurance for most Rush students is not deducted from their stipends.

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Curriculum for Graduate Program in Biochemistry

The PhD degree is a research degree conferred in recognition of proficiency in research, breadth and soundness of scholarship and a thorough acquaintance with a specific field of knowledge as determined by the faculty. For information on the curriculum requirements for the graduate program in biochemistry, click on the "More" link below. For an overview of curriclum and other program requirements, see the Rush University catalog.

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