MCB Admissions

Entry into the Molecular and Computational Biology graduate programs is competitive and requires the following:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a related subject from an accredited four-year college
  • Completing an online application
  • Graduate Record Examinations (subject test is not required)
  • All official college and university transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation

Applications and all supporting materials must be received no later than December 15th, for full consideration.

Click here for domestic student application instructions.

Click here for international student application instructions.

Mailing Address

Molecular & Computational Biology
University of Southern California
1050 Child Way, RRI 201 (MCB)
Los Angeles, CA 90089-2910
213.821.4257 (fax)

  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • University of Southern California
  • Allan Hancock Foundation Building
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-0371