Thomas Jefferson UniversityJefferson Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Main menu:

Recognizing & Controlling Emerging Diseases

The Jefferson Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences announces a new track for the Master’s Degree Program in Microbiology: Recognizing and Controlling Emerging Diseases.

Be part of this exciting new program track designed for the working professional.

For Further Info...
Eleanor Gorman
Assistant Coordinator for Master Programs in the Basic Sciences & Graduate Center Programs
(215) 503-5799


Built on core courses and TJU expertise in microbiology and immunology, the curriculum of the new track will emphasize key areas such as:

  • Microbiology of Antimicrobial and Antiviral Agents
  • Vaccinology and Immunotherapeutics
  • Epidemiology
  • Management Skills Courses
  • Traditional laboratory-based thesis or a new non-thesis capstone option

Earn your Master’s degree on a part-time basis, or pursue the new graduate certificate in infectious disease control.

Applications follow University guidelines. Please refer to Admissions for application procedures and other information.