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Fall 2020 Information

We are very excited that you will be joining our program in Fall 2020. Like universities worldwide, we are in the process of evaluating a variety of options for instructional delivery; we will prioritize the health of our community in determining how we will provide instruction in the fall. 

We are looking forward to being face-to-face as soon as it is possible. For students who are unable to join us for face-to-face classes for any reason and at any point during the semester, however, we will be making instructional materials available online as of the first day of classes for those with the technological means to access them.

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.

PhD in Microbiology & Immunology

MS in Microbiology & Immunology

A master’s program focused on microbiology, immunology, and various aspects of modern molecular genetics.

MS in Microbiology & Immunology

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 Biohazardous Threat Agents

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.

MS in Biomedical Science Policy & Advocacy

Certificate in Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases

A graduate certificate focused on biological threat agents and the future of bioterrorism.

Certificate in Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases