Admissions

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Students seeking admission to the Genetics Graduate Program apply to the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. 

Prospective applicants will be evaluated based on grades, GRE scores, three letters of references, and their personal statement.  Prior research experience is a positive factor, but not absolutely required.  A personal interview is strongly encouraged and is an important part of our evaluation process.

Most of our current students majored in a biological science during their undergraduate years. The Graduate Record Examination is required, but a subject test is not.

The application process is completed on-line. Additional information about application documents, selection criteria, and international applicant requirements can be found on the PhD admissions page. 

Contact Information

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Rajendra Kumar-Singh, PhD
Program Director

Administrative Office
Jaharis 512
Phone: 617-636-6836
Fax: 617-636-2990

Mammalian Genetics at JAX

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Mammalian Genetics at JAX offers unique research opportunities at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, ME.

Developmental Genetics

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Developmental Genetics is for PhD students who want to integrate medical genetics and developmental genetics and address problems in human disease.

Application for 2015 Admission

The application for 2015 admissions will be available soon.