Admissions Statistics

CMB is ranked fourth among larger Cell and Developmental Biology PhD programs in the U.S. according to PhDs.org.

Applications (5 year average)

  • Total: 385 (64% domestic, 36% international) 

Scores of Admitted Students (5 year average) 

  • GPA: 3.72/4.0
  • TOEFL: 108/120

Admissions (5 year average) 

  • International student phone interviews: 4
  • In person student interview visits (domestic and international): 39
  • Final international and domestic offers of admission: 39
  • Incoming class size: 9

Current Enrollment 

  • Faculty Trainers: 186
  • Graduate Students: 80