Degree Program Ph.D. in Clinical Sciences

The Ph.D. in clinical sciences is designed for students with an interest in biomedical sciences and applied medical research, providing in-depth education and training in one of several broad disciplines.

Career Opportunities

  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Academia

Research Opportunities

There are many opportunities to work with our world-renowned faculty in the areas of:

  • Cancer biology
  • Cardiology/Cardiovascular surgery and heart repair
  • Clinical trials and diseases of dogs and cats
  • Epidemiology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Musculoskeletal biology/orthopedics
  • Pharmacology
  • Stem cell biology and immunotherapy

Application Information and Deadlines

Interested applicants should contact the directors of specific laboratories regarding availability of graduate training positions and openings. The minimum requirements for this program are an undergraduate degree and evidence of prior studies in disciplines related to biology, biochemistry, or biomechanics – a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine is not required.

To apply, complete the Online Graduate Application via the Graduate School.

Date Action
April 1 Fall Admission Deadline
September 1 Spring Admission Deadline

Online Graduate Application

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Tuition and Financial Aid

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