Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis
Most graduates have gone to postdoctoral fellowships in university, government (NIH, NIOSH) or pharmaceutical companies. After their postdoctoral fellowships they have obtained permanent positions in academics, government and biotechnology companies.
Course Delivery OptionsOn-campus
Program Application RequirementsResume/CV, 3 Letters of recommendation, Personal Statement
Graduate Program Application Requirements
All students interested in the Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis Ph.D. program must apply through the common admissions portal for all graduate programs in the Biomedical Sciences. Choice of the Immunology and Microbial Pathogenesis program occurs during the first year of graduate study after selection of an adviser for your dissertation research.
Application includes a personal statement, transcripts from all colleges or universities attended, GRE scores, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants must arrange to have official copies of transcripts and tests scores sent directly to the WVU Office of Graduate Admissions and Recruitment, P.O. Box 6510, Morgantown, WV 26506-6510.
HSC Office of Research and Graduate Education: http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/resoff/graduate-education/phd-programs/biomedical-sciences/prospective-students/
Program Application Test RequirementsGRE
Fall DeadlineInternational - January 15 Domestic - February 15
English Proficiency Requirements
All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.
WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.