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: 392 (61% domestic, 39% international) 

Scores of Admitted Students (5 year average) 

  • GPA: 3.74/4.0
  • GRE: Verbal 161 (82%), Quantitative 161 (78%), Analytical 4.4 (69%)
  • TOEFL: 111/120

Admissions (5 year average) 

  • International student phone interviews: 5
  • In person student interview visits (domestic and international): 42
  • Final international and domestic offers of admission: 41
  • Incoming class size: 11

Current Enrollment 

  • Faculty Trainers: 190
  • Graduate Students: 82