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: 403 (58% domestic, 42% international) 

Scores of Admitted Students (5 year average) 

  • GPA: 3.68/4.0
  • GRE: Verbal 161 (85%), Quantitative 160 (79%), Analytical 4.5 (72%)
  • TOEFL: 108/120

Admissions (5 year average) 

  • International student phone interviews: 5
  • Domestic student interview visits: 39
  • Final international and domestic offers of admission: 38
  • Incoming class size: 10

Current Enrollment 

  • Faculty Trainers: 193
  • Graduate Students: 86