Graduate Admissions Requirements
Cell and Molecular Biology
The biology curriculum is designed to provide students with up-to-date training in the biological sciences, including fields of concentration in ecology and evolution as well as molecular and cellular biology.
The highly interactive program offers a wide range of study options dealing with contemporary biophysics, cancer, cell biology, chemical biology, immunology, insect biochemistry, microbiology, pharmacology and plant biology.
Students will learn basic principles of physiology and pharmacology, and should be able to integrate this information in problem solving scenarios.
Ecology, Evolution and Conservation Biology is a multidisciplinary Ph.D. program bringing together faculty and students from several departments and institutions at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Neuroscience is the study of the nervous system, including the brain, spinal cord and networks of sensory nerve cells throughout the body.