Welcome, prospective students! Thank you for your interest in graduate study at the Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts University. We focus on training in biological research that focuses on the critical disease questions confronting our world today.

Our graduate programs offer a variety of outstanding training environments responsive to the interests of a diverse population of students. The Sackler School offers students a tradition of excellence in research. If this is of interest to you, we invite you to explore our programs, apply for admission to our School, and consider living in the vibrant Boston area while you complete your graduate study.

2016 Entering Class

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This year, 57 new students, selected from over 800 applicants, joined Sackler.

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The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research