The Graduate College

About the Graduate College at Rush University

Our graduates are well prepared for rewarding careers as scientists, educators and leaders in academia, industry and government.

Meet the Graduate College administration, and Biotechnology, Clinical Research, and Integrated Biomedical Sciences faculty.

Graduate College academic programs

Through an interplay between course work and hands-on exposure in the lab, you can discover and contribute to the science that captures your imagination.

Rush Graduat College student in a classroom

Watch videos and read profiles about students and alumni from all of the Graduate College’s academic programs.

Discover new horizons by utilizing the existing resources and attending the offered workshops and events.

Student in Biotechnology Lab
Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Biomedical Science
An intensive, nine-week internship which provides independent research experience and mentorship for students interested in biomedical research. The Rush University Graduate College is accepting applications through February 1st, 2020.


This is a time of unprecedented discoveries in the biomedical sciences, and the Graduate College strives to develop the next generation of exceptional research and health care professionals.
Graduate College dean Andrew Bean, PhD

‘If You Can Dream It, You Can Do It Here’

Learn how the Graduate College is preparing future biomedical researchers to fight disease and improve lives.

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Graduate College student in lab

Why Pursue a Career in Biomedical Research?

Tomorrow’s scientists have opportunities to conduct studies across a wide range of discplines in health care and make an impact. 


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