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.
Program Application RequirementsResume/CV, Statement of Purpose, 3 Letters of recommendation
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, TOEFL scores (International only) 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. For purposes of initial review, please upload unofficial copies of transcripts and test scores.
HSC Office of Research and Graduate Education: http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/resoff/graduate-education/phd-programs/biomedical-sciences/prospective-students/
Fall DeadlineDecember 15
Spring DeadlineDOES NOT ADMIT
Summer DeadlineDOES NOT ADMIT
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.
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