Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Watson School of Biological Sciences

Campus Description

The Watson School of Biological Sciences at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) offers an innovative, accelerated PhD program designed for exceptional students. The curriculum takes advantage of the unique and flexible environment of CSHL and includes the following features:

- Approximately 4-5 years from matriculation to PhD

- Stipend, tuition, research costs & benefits provided by the Program

- Coursework and laboratory rotations completed in the first year

- Two-tier mentoring and scheduled thesis committee meetings

Research Areas:

- Genetics & Genomics

- Molecular Biology & Cancer

- Neuroscience

- Plant Biology

- Quantitative Biology

Graduate (PhD) degree only

One Bungtown Rd, Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724

Phone: 
516.367.6890
Fax: 
516.367.6919

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Watson School of Biological Sciences on the Web

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Watson School of Biological Sciences Admissions

Degrees Offered

PhD

Enrollment for Fall 2014

Graduate (Matriculated): 42 (Full-time: 22 men, 20 women; Part-time: 0)

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African Americann/a1%
% Asiann/a1%
% Hispanic / Latinon/a2%
% White, Non-Hispanicn/a15%
% International / Nonresident Alienn/a23%

Tuition Information for 2014-2015

Tuition & Fees:
N/A
Tuition Only:
N/A
Graduate Tuition & Fees:

Watson does not charge tuition or fees to students. When a student is admitted, the admission package includes a stipend of $33,000 and health insurance.

Admission/Application Deadlines

Application Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers): December 1

Financial Aid Deadlines

Application Requirements

BA, BS, or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university prior to matriculation.