Applications are made online using the UB Graduate School admissions portal, accessed by clicking the “Apply Now” button above.
Note that CCBAP participates in the collective PhD Program in Biomedical Sciences (PPBS), so entry into the CCBAP PhD program is also an option for students who apply and are admitted by the PPBS. (See PPBS application instructions.)
The deadline for applications to the CCBAP program is May 1 for domestic applicants and April 1 for international applicants.
You’ll need to submit scanned copies of all required supporting documents before your application will be reviewed. You may save and edit your application as you go
Official documents will be required if you are offered admission.
Once your application is ready, you must formally submit it to upload your documents.
You may log in at any time to check your status.
The online checklist is your best source about the status of your application during the review process; please check it frequently.
You will receive an email when your admission decision is available in the portal.
A bachelor’s degree is required to enter the program.
Applications to our graduate programs are evaluated on:
International applicants must present a valid English Language Proficiency test score. It is university policy that test dates be no older than two years when students enter a program. We recommend uploading scanned copies of your results at the time of application in order to expedite the review process.
The minimum score that we accept is:
|Internet-based TOEFL Test (iBT)||79|
|Paper-based TOEFL Test (PBT)||550|
|Computer-based TOEFL Test (CBT)||213|
If you are applying from outside the United States, apply as early as possible to ensure time for application and visa processing.
The deadline for international applications for our programs is April 1, but it is strongly recommended that you apply early, at least 6-9 months prior to the term start date (depending on your country of origin).
Once you submit your application online for formal review, you will be provided with a link to our online payment system, where you can pay the application fee.