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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 additional information please contact:

Office of Admission
(215) 503-4400 

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.