Admission requirements for the Ph.D. Program include a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, a strong background in the basic sciences and prior research experience.
Mayo Graduate School strives to enhance its diversity and welcomes applications from diverse learners. Institutional diversity statement
The Graduate Record Examination (GRE - School Code 6444 - Department Code - 0299 Other)
General Test is required and scores should reflect strong academic ability. For test results to be received by the December 1 application deadline, please complete the GRE test by October 15.
Foreign applicants must submit their scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL - School Code 6444 - Department Code 30 Other).
Applications are accepted August 1 through December 1 for the following academic year.
A complete application includes:
- A personal statement
- Official transcripts of courses from each college or university attended
- At least three letters of recommendation (including letters from research mentors)
- Your latest GRE report
The application fee is $50. The most qualified applicants are invited to interview. Applications received after the deadline may be considered on a space-available basis.
For questions or more information, please contact us:
- Ph.D. Training
Mayo Graduate School
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905
- Phone: 507-538-1160
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