• About Our Program

    World-Class Training for Immunologists

    World-Class Training for Immunologists

    The Immunology Graduate Program at the University of Cincinnati and Cincinnati Children's Hospital aims to provide unparalleled training for the next generation of forward-thinking and innovative immunologists in the backdrop of one of the most picturesque and multi-cultural mid-West Cities of USA, Cincinnati OH.

    Our program offers rigorous coursework and practical training in some of the world’s most outstanding immunology laboratories. Our top-notch faculty’s extensive experience in teaching and expertise in all areas of immunology provides the student   a well-rounded immunology training experience and preparedness for future post-graduate career path  in immunology.

    Students in the Immunology Graduate Program have access to outstanding core-facilities including state-of-the-art flow cytometry and cell sorting, 2-photon imaging, gene targeting and transgenic mouse core, bioinformatics core, gene expression core,pluripotent stem cell facility,  laser capture microdissection core, viral vector core, and many others.

    All PhD students accepted to the program receive full tuition remission, a nationally competitive stipend and a health insurance plan.

    Our program seeks first-class student applicants with outstanding undergraduate training. Ideal candidates have training in biological sciences, and preferably have research experience. If you fit these criteria, and you are dedicated to building a career as a leader in the field of immunology, use the following links to learn more and to apply to the Immunology Graduate Program.

    MS Program

    The Immunology Graduate Program also offers full-time and part-time MS programs.  These advanced degrees are offered to prepare students for productive careers in academic institutions, industry and government in the expanding field of immunology.  Both MS tracks require core coursework in Immunology, Molecular Genetics, Cell Biology and Biochemistry.  The full-time MS track is a thesis based research track, while the part-time MS track is a comprehensive literature review based track.  Unfortunately, no programmatic stipend or tuition support is available for MS students. Employees of CCHMC and UC may be eligible for tuition benefits. Employees of Cincinnati Children's and UC may be eligible for tuition benefits. Please contact your HR Department.

  • Meet Our Students

    The best way to learn about the Immunology Graduate Program is through the eyes of our current students. Read about their experiences, and learn what it’s like being part of our program.

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  • Application and Financial Aid

    Learn more about the application process and requirements.

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  • Research at Cincinnati Children's

    The Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation is one of the nation’s top pediatric research institutions. Learn more about our long history of scientific breakthroughs and world-class medical innovation.

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  • Contact Us / Apply

    Contact us with questions about the Immunology Graduate Program at Cincinnati Children’s or for more information on the application process.

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