Successful applicants should have a strong background of undergraduate courses in basics physical sciences, including courses in general microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology or cell biology, plus one year of organic chemistry, one year of physics, basic university mathematics and statistics, and laboratory skills.

Important Deadlines

 

PhD Biomedical Sciences Application Deadline Dec 15
MD/PhD Biomedical Sciences Application Deadline Feb. 1st (Domestic) / Jan. 15th (International)
MS Biomedical Sciences Application Deadline Jan 1
MS Biomedical Sciences (Neuroscience Track) Application Deadline Jan 1
MS Biomedical Sciences (Cancer Biology Track) Application Deadline Jan 1
MS Biomedical Sciences (Metabolic and Cardiovascular Sciences Track) Application Deadline Jan 1
MS Biomedical Sciences (Infectious Disease Track) Application Deadline Jan 1
MS Biotechnology (Thesis) Application Deadline Jan 1
MS Integrated Medical Science Track (New) Application Deadline Dec. 1st (Fall Priority) and Jan. 15th (Fall General)

Admission

In order to be considered for admission to a graduate program, the following information must be submitted and on file in the UCF College of Graduate Studies by the stated application deadline. Submitted documents become part of UCF’s files and will not be returned to or copied for the applicant. All application requirements, aside from transcripts and test scores, must be submitted together with the online application. Transcripts and test scores must be official.

 

Application Must Include

 

Please see College of Graduate Studies International Applicant information here or U.S. Citizens and Resident Alien Applicant Information here.

All applications to UCF must be submitted online. All supporting documents must be sent to the College of Graduate Studies. Once the online application and all application requirements are received, the UCF College of Graduate Studies will send you an e-mail notifying you of its receipt. Actual processing of the application, however, is not initiated until the application fee and other application requirements are received in the UCF College of Graduate Studies.