University of Arizona

Genetics Graduate Program (Interdisciplinary)

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This program offers students productive research activities and promotes campuswide interdisciplinary activities in the broad area of genetics. Students are exposed to the entire field of genetics as it applies to all entities: genetics in its broadest form, from bioinformatics to organismic genetics and medical genetics, and from bacteria to plants to humans. The course requirements for the doctoral degree are comprehensive and require courses from multiple genetic perspectives, including molecular genetics, quantitative methods, and population and evolutionary genetics.

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Melanie Culver, Chair
Genetics Graduate Interdisciplinary Program
PO Box 210106
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721-0476

Application and Advising:
Cora Varas-Nelson, Administrative Associate

Degrees Available