Home to five unique and competitive Certificate, Master in Science, and PhD programs. Find the right program for you!
Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that brings together outstanding scholars committed to the discovery and communication of new knowledge and making a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni, and professionals engaged in real-world applications of our research. The Department of Microbiology and Immunology is proud to offer various programs of study designed to help students achieve their individual educational goals and career objectives.
Which program are you interested in?
PhD Program in Microbiology & Immunology
Our PhD program is designed to provide candidates with the tools required for a research career.
MS in Microbiology & Immunology
A master’s program focused on microbiology, immunology, and various aspects of modern molecular genetics.
MS in Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases
A master’s program designed to train future leaders in global health security and biodefense.
MS in Biomedical Science Policy & Advocacy
A unique, multi-disciplinary program that helps students understand and communicate clearly about evidence-based decision-making at the intersection of science and policy.
Certificate in Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases
A graduate certificate focused on biological threat agents and the future of bioterrorism.