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    Ranking of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Structural Biology PhD Programs

     
      Rank Program Regres Quality Survey Quality Research Product Faculty Grants Faculty Awards Student Outcomes Profes Devel Stats Instruct Orient Intl Orient
      1-6 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Biology/Biochemistry and Biophysics 1-8 1-4 1-7 97% 10.2 1-41 16 Yes Yes Yes
      1-8 University of California-Berkeley Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1-6 2-15 3-29 87% 11.0 16-80 18 Yes Yes Yes
      1-13 Stanford University Biophysics 2-8 1-12 1-17 98% 9.3 17-108 14 No Yes Yes
      1-13 University of California-Berkeley Biophysics 5-14 3-22 2-26 92% 9.9 22-103 18 Yes Yes Yes
      1-12 University of California-San Francisco Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1-5 4-25 1-18 91% 10.0 89-144 17 Yes Yes Yes
      2-17 Harvard University Molecular and Cellular Biology 2-10 2-17 6-50 93% 8.7 6-52 17 No Yes Yes
      3-23 California Institute of Technology Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics 10-20 1-15 1-19 100% 7.9 2-42 12 No Yes Yes
      3-21 University of California-San Francisco Biophysics 2-10 4-28 4-36 91% 5.6 37-116 17 Yes Yes Yes
      4-23 University of California-Berkeley Comparative Biochemistry 13-28 6-33 4-38 82% 8.6 4-86 18 Yes Yes Yes
      4-25 Yale University Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry 3-10 4-24 6-43 90% 5.5 53-118 18 Yes Yes Yes
      4-25 Brandeis University Biophysics and Structural Biology 9-29 21-71 11-47 72% 15.3 92-147 17 No Yes Yes
      5-30 Columbia University in the City of New York Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics 10-19 5-34 3-31 96% 5.1 92-145 17 Yes Yes Yes
      5-29 Brandeis University Biochemistry 13-35 16-55 5-38 82% 12.4 82-146 17 No Yes Yes
      5-30 University of California-Los Angeles Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 6-16 6-34 2-23 100% 5.2 103-146 15 Yes Yes Yes
      5-36 Harvard University Biophysics 5-15 2-23 6-53 99% 3.7 32-111 17 No Yes Yes
      8-34 Stanford University Biochemistry 6-13 5-29 5-37 83% 7.4 80-149 14 No Yes Yes
      7-32 University of California-Los Angeles Biochemistry, Biophysics and Structural Biology [ACCESS* Program Specialization] 9-18 10-41 3-33 95% 4.1 109-150 18 Yes Yes Yes
      6-37 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Cell Regulation 14-27 8-44 2-41 100% 4.2 56-128 17 Yes Yes Yes
      8-38 University of Wisconsin-Madison Biochemistry 7-18 10-42 8-50 88% 4.0 90-143 18 Yes Yes Yes
      12-52 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Biophysics and Computational Biology 17-36 11-44 11-78 89% 4.0 27-99 16 Yes Yes Yes
      11-53 Baylor College of Medicine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 16-29 2-21 5-49 100% 0.8 84-143 15 Yes Yes Yes
      11-56 Cornell University Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences - Molecular Biology 13-28 7-41 4-33 92% 3.5 26-133 14 No Yes Yes
      12-61 Baylor College of Medicine Structural and Computational Biology and Molecular Biophysics 21-45 5-33 8-59 100% 0.8 2-60 15 Yes Yes Yes
      12-60 Duke University Biochemistry 19-36 15-65 14-77 98% 5.2 16-88 16 No Yes Yes
      14-59 Washington University in St Louis Biochemistry 27-55 14-56 17-91 99% 1.8 6-79 18 Yes Yes Yes
      14-70 University of Pennsylvania Biomedical Graduate Studies-Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics 17-34 15-63 17-80 94% 0.9 8-97 18 Yes Yes Yes
      17-64 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Biochemistry, Microbiology and Molecular Biology 16-44 16-54 19-92 94% 1.4 24-100 18 Yes Yes Yes
      15-70 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Molecular Biophysics 23-49 16-61 14-69 93% 1.7 33-108 17 Yes Yes Yes
      17-74 Johns Hopkins University Biological Chemistry 22-47 13-52 13-65 87% 0.9 19-96 17 Yes Yes Yes
      17-72 Johns Hopkins University Molecular and Computational Biophysics 22-50 20-73 26-113 100% 0.9 23-98 18 Yes Yes Yes
      13-94 Stanford University Molecular and Cellular Physiology 15-38 2-29 1-23 100% 2.9 2-153 11 No No Yes
      18-76 University of Wisconsin-Madison Biophysics 21-49 11-50 5-54 100% 1.9 39-126 17 No Yes Yes
      18-79 Vanderbilt University Biochemistry 29-74 12-49 8-67 99% 1.1 32-105 17 No Yes Yes
      18-77 Washington University in St Louis Molecular Biophysics 41-77 17-68 24-96 100% 1.2 13-101 18 Yes Yes Yes
      22-75 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Biochemistry and Biophysics 19-43 32-88 35-107 81% 2.6 13-67 18 Yes Yes Yes
      19-75 University of Washington-Seattle Campus Biochemistry 24-44 21-69 15-74 99% 0.9 24-82 15 Yes Yes Yes
      18-82 University of Virginia-Main Campus Biophysics 46-102 12-55 14-83 100% 0.9 20-88 17 Yes Yes Yes
      19-84 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas Biological Chemistry 31-58 24-83 15-75 92% 2.3 59-137 17 Yes Yes Yes
      20-89 University of California-Irvine Molecular Biology and Biochemistry 22-53 11-51 15-87 100% 0.8 19-92 16 No Yes Yes
      18-77 University of California-Santa Barbara Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 25-52 24-84 17-83 88% 1.1 19-117 18 Yes Yes Yes
      20-86 University of Rochester Biochemistry 39-82 29-94 28-103 90% 1.9 13-83 18 Yes Yes Yes
      19-87 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics 31-70 20-77 22-104 98% 0.3 2-77 18 Yes Yes Yes
      21-90 University of Rochester Biophysics 35-84 35-112 32-118 98% 1.5 45-137 18 Yes Yes Yes
      24-90 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Biological Chemistry 22-46 32-92 26-98 86% 0.9 58-122 18 Yes Yes Yes
      24-91 University of Southern California Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 28-71 23-75 13-75 95% 0.3 92-143 18 Yes Yes Yes
      21-97 University of California-Davis Biophysics 44-91 28-100 16-79 94% 1.6 2-126 18 Yes Yes Yes
      27-94 University of Virginia-Main Campus Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics 23-56 16-58 21-88 86% 0.8 4-74 17 No Yes Yes
      26-103 University of California-Davis Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 33-73 33-106 29-113 96% 0.8 89-141 18 Yes Yes Yes
      26-96 University of California-Irvine Biological Chemistry 45-89 22-74 27-97 82% 0.9 2-74 18 Yes Yes Yes
      25-97 University of California-Los Angeles Biomedical Physics 30-59 22-80 17-90 100% 1.2 69-130 17 No Yes Yes
      30-92 University of Chicago Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 24-54 44-111 65-133 72% 2.9 11-99 18 Yes Yes Yes
      25-106 University of Florida Medical Sciences: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 61-109 24-92 24-99 98% 0.2 2-102 18 Yes Yes Yes
      28-99 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Biophysics (Graduate School at Ann Arbor) 48-85 36-106 44-122 86% 2.3 8-98 18 Yes Yes Yes
      28-99 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Biophysics (Medical School at Ann Arbor) 48-85 36-106 44-122 86% 2.3 8-98 18 Yes Yes Yes
      29-110 Cornell University Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology 39-72 43-119 32-114 95% 1.4 88-142 17 Yes Yes Yes
      28-107 University of Colorado Denver Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics 52-102 21-80 27-114 95% 1.8 1-38 13 No Yes Yes
      31-107 Rutgers University-New Brunswick Biochemistry 27-75 36-100 27-101 88% 1.0 63-125 16 Yes Yes Yes
      31-107 University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Biochemistry 27-75 36-100 27-101 88% 1.0 63-125 16 Yes Yes Yes
      28-110 Johns Hopkins University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 65-120 38-113 50-138 100% 0.9 5-75 17 Yes Yes Yes
      32-111 Kansas State University Biochemistry 59-122 28-86 51-138 94% 0.1 3-45 17 Yes Yes Yes
      37-106 Purdue University-Main Campus Biophysics, Biochemistry, and Structural Biology 39-72 35-94 49-119 70% 2.9 85-143 18 Yes Yes Yes
      32-109 Cornell University Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences-Biochemistry and Structural Biology 35-83 38-112 22-91 84% 3.8 42-129 14 No Yes Yes
      34-115 University of Wisconsin-Madison Biomolecular Chemistry 44-79 39-112 31-124 100% 1.5 72-139 17 No Yes Yes
      33-113 Case Western Reserve University Biochemistry 39-74 37-107 43-127 88% 1.2 107-151 18 Yes Yes Yes
      34-115 University of Colorado Denver Molecular Biology 72-125 44-120 50-136 89% 1.3 2-47 17 Yes Yes Yes
      35-109 Michigan State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 54-96 36-100 38-120 86% 0.5 14-88 18 Yes Yes Yes
      35-121 The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 65-126 33-105 28-114 90% 0.3 36-116 17 Yes Yes Yes
      35-121 The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 65-126 33-105 28-114 90% 0.3 36-116 17 Yes Yes Yes
      36-115 University of Vermont Biochemistry 33-72 59-134 12-66 90% 0.0 122-154 18 Yes Yes Yes
      34-120 Tufts University Biochemistry 58-98 32-100 23-101 96% 0.2 11-100 14 No Yes Yes
      33-120 University of Iowa Biochemistry 64-109 49-131 37-127 100% 0.0 49-123 18 Yes Yes Yes
      37-117 Ohio State University-Main Campus Biochemistry Program (Ohio State) 37-87 38-107 57-135 84% 0.2 46-116 18 Yes Yes Yes
      34-117 The University of Texas at Austin Biochemistry 73-120 42-117 26-106 100% 1.2 9-76 17 No Yes Yes
      37-116 University of Missouri-Columbia Biochemistry 50-102 44-119 31-109 92% 2.0 7-70 16 No Yes Yes
      36-120 Virginia Commonwealth University Biochemistry 63-112 36-109 28-107 94% 0.2 63-133 18 Yes Yes Yes
      37-124 University of Kentucky Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 65-109 30-102 34-118 95% 0.3 2-53 17 No Yes Yes
      38-124 University of Louisville Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 80-137 48-128 55-137 92% 0.2 1-51 17 Yes Yes Yes
      42-115 University of Maryland-College Park Biochemistry 65-114 52-119 51-132 80% 2.2 62-129 18 Yes Yes Yes
      44-116 University of Missouri-St Louis Biology 26-128 58-126 68-139 73% 4.5 35-110 14 Yes Yes Yes
      44-119 Texas A & M University Biochemistry 50-94 49-118 65-137 78% 0.2 11-79 18 Yes Yes Yes
      45-125 University of Cincinnati-Main Campus Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Microbiology 34-71 65-134 40-112 72% 1.0 64-127 18 Yes Yes Yes
      37-127 University of Connecticut Biomedical Science, PhD in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry 72-123 35-112 23-105 100% 0.3 16-84 14 No Yes Yes
      43-127 Loyola University Chicago Molecular Biology 83-132 49-126 38-128 94% 0.0 11-101 15 Yes Yes Yes
      52-118 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Biochemistry 31-71 55-118 56-125 68% 2.1 29-99 14 Yes Yes Yes
      46-124 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Biochemistry 77-140 50-120 66-142 80% 1.7 11-97 18 Yes Yes Yes
      45-125 Case Western Reserve University Molecular Biology and Microbiology 36-89 32-102 48-128 86% 0.5 57-144 17 No Yes Yes
      40-128 Oregon Health & Science University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Medicine 41-86 36-116 27-116 100% 0.4 101-150 15 No Yes Yes
      41-132 Boston University Biochemistry 59-105 64-140 39-126 97% 0.4 121-150 18 Yes Yes Yes
      41-132 Boston University Biophysics 59-105 64-140 39-126 97% 0.4 121-150 18 Yes Yes Yes
      49-133 University of Georgia Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 60-113 86-147 42-119 86% 1.1 135-154 18 Yes Yes Yes
      52-131 University of Southern California Molecular Biology 43-90 49-118 33-110 82% 0.7 79-135 17 No Yes Yes
      53-131 University of Utah Biochemistry 51-96 79-142 55-133 80% 1.4 48-141 17 Yes Yes Yes
      52-126 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics 37-82 67-129 55-127 78% 0.2 59-128 18 Yes Yes Yes
      48-137 University of Kansas Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 53-119 81-152 33-124 100% 1.2 65-144 17 No Yes Yes
      52-128 Washington State University School of Molecular Biosciences 40-86 49-119 49-124 79% 0.3 104-146 18 Yes Yes Yes
      49-133 Thomas Jefferson University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 78-131 62-135 52-134 87% 0.0 34-119 17 Yes Yes Yes
      40-140 Kent State University Kent Campus Biomedical Sciences - Cell/Molecular Biology 93-158 23-102 29-126 100% 0.0 29-127 17 Yes Yes Yes
      48-135 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 93-145 48-129 65-142 87% 0.1 22-108 18 Yes Yes Yes
      54-131 University of Alabama at Birmingham Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics 55-109 72-139 76-147 81% 0.1 74-142 18 Yes Yes Yes
      58-131 Iowa State University Biochemistry 63-102 54-120 57-132 84% 1.0 29-92 17 No Yes Yes
      48-138 University of California-Irvine Physiology and Biophysics 47-95 35-116 13-71 97% 1.9 147-157 14 No Yes Yes
      53-135 Drexel University Molecular Pathobiology 74-135 53-133 46-126 84% 0.6 1-64 17 No Yes Yes
      51-139 Loyola University Chicago Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry 117-155 65-142 55-137 88% 0.3 1-89 18 Yes Yes Yes
      55-139 Wake Forest University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 91-135 38-115 25-110 97% 0.0 5-90 15 No Yes Yes
      60-136 Colorado State University Biochemistry 74-127 56-127 39-117 85% 1.4 43-116 15 No Yes Yes
      60-132 University of Illinois at Chicago Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics 27-89 49-112 70-133 66% 1.5 20-97 17 No Yes Yes
      56-139 George Washington University Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics 55-117 55-129 67-140 84% 0.0 4-66 16 No Yes Yes
      57-137 University of Arizona Molecular and Cellular Biology 69-114 48-124 57-135 86% 0.8 11-108 17 No Yes Yes
      61-134 University at Buffalo Biochemistry 86-127 67-132 83-146 79% 0.0 23-90 18 Yes Yes Yes
      60-142 North Dakota State University-Main Campus Cellular and Molecular Biology 97-152 87-149 79-148 90% 0.0 2-56 16 Yes Yes Yes
      58-139 University of California-Davis Soils and Biogeochemistry (Soil Science) 114-151 71-144 51-135 96% 0.2 55-142 18 Yes Yes Yes
      55-142 University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology 66-105 50-129 35-121 96% 0.1 78-149 14 No Yes Yes
      69-139 Oregon State University Biochemistry and Biophysics 62-104 90-145 62-133 76% 0.5 88-148 16 Yes Yes Yes
      65-143 University of Arizona Biochemistry 81-128 39-109 41-121 81% 1.0 65-144 17 No Yes Yes
      68-142 Ohio State University-Main Campus Biophysics 66-122 63-132 48-129 83% 0.3 145-154 18 Yes Yes Yes
      63-146 Oregon Health & Science University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-OGI 97-142 57-135 35-130 100% 0.0 74-143 13 No Yes Yes
      60-146 University of Connecticut Pharmaceutical Science, PhD in Medicinal Natural Products Chemistry 105-153 46-128 46-136 99% 0.1 98-150 14 No Yes Yes
      75-138 University of Miami Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 80-128 82-139 107-149 69% 0.6 28-103 18 Yes Yes Yes
      73-144 Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Biochemistry 72-138 58-127 88-146 73% 0.0 1-29 16 Yes Yes Yes
      76-145 University of Toledo Molecular and Cellular Biology 88-129 95-148 99-151 80% 0.4 17-88 15 Yes Yes Yes
      84-149 University of California-Riverside Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 91-135 88-144 80-145 79% 1.1 39-121 15 No Yes Yes
      88-149 Georgetown University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 96-139 72-136 83-144 73% 0.0 41-128 16 Yes Yes Yes
      94-149 The University of Tennessee Biochemistry and Cellular and Molecular Biology 96-136 99-146 102-151 76% 0.5 35-123 15 Yes Yes Yes
      97-148 Purdue University-Main Campus Biochemistry 69-121 98-143 122-150 56% 1.2 80-148 18 Yes Yes Yes
      87-150 University of North Dakota Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 97-145 84-144 95-146 69% 0.0 4-83 15 Yes Yes Yes
      95-150 CUNY Graduate School and University Center Biochemistry 91-144 92-142 124-153 65% 0.2 55-130 18 Yes Yes Yes
      81-153 University of Houston Biochemistry 109-149 52-131 39-129 94% 0.1 22-121 11 No Yes Yes
      88-152 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Biochemistry 102-147 63-133 52-135 86% 0.4 107-150 17 No Yes Yes
      84-152 University of Nevada-Reno Biochemistry (Graduate School) 136-157 92-149 97-151 82% 0.1 8-102 16 Yes Yes Yes
      84-152 University of Nevada-Reno Biochemistry (School of Medical Sciences) 136-157 92-149 97-151 82% 0.1 8-102 16 Yes Yes Yes
      93-155 SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 87-137 90-148 72-145 84% 0.0 63-136 14 No Yes Yes
      91-153 North Carolina State University at Raleigh Biochemistry 105-143 100-149 97-150 73% 0.2 81-149 18 Yes Yes Yes
      94-152 University of Connecticut Biochemistry Biophysics PhD 91-136 71-139 92-148 70% 0.0 4-90 15 No Yes Yes
      96-155 Southern Methodist University Biological Sciences 107-150 114-154 70-139 75% 1.3 101-153 15 Yes Yes Yes
      97-154 Wayne State University Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 110-148 82-143 87-148 75% 0.7 10-84 16 No Yes Yes
      104-155 University of Kansas Biochemistry and Biophysics 90-138 92-144 100-149 68% 0.3 20-104 17 No Yes Yes
      97-156 University of Toledo Biological Science 118-154 72-140 66-142 86% 1.1 16-78 10 No Yes Yes
      106-153 The University of Tennessee Comparative and Experimental Medicine 93-145 76-133 103-150 66% 0.0 5-51 13 Yes Yes Yes
      103-153 Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Biochemistry 73-141 103-146 72-134 67% 0.3 105-150 17 No Yes Yes
      99-157 University of North Texas Health Science Center Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 147-158 75-141 85-150 89% 0.0 2-48 15 No Yes Yes
      98-158 Montana State University Biochemistry 88-146 95-152 20-106 100% 0.0 150-158 12 No Yes Yes
      106-155 Boston University Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry - Graduate School of Arts and Science 102-146 125-154 92-148 72% 1.2 132-153 16 Yes Yes Yes
      97-159 Indiana University-Bloomington Vision Science 106-151 98-154 91-150 81% 0.0 89-156 18 Yes Yes Yes
      113-156 Oklahoma State University-Main Campus Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 116-153 112-151 126-153 58% 0.0 28-132 17 Yes Yes Yes
      108-159 Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Molecular and Cell Biology 99-143 83-145 43-129 93% 0.0 75-135 12 No Yes No
      115-157 Temple University Biochemistry 139-156 91-144 89-145 71% 0.1 20-105 13 No Yes Yes
      114-158 Texas A & M University Biology 107-148 102-149 91-149 74% 0.3 88-146 15 No Yes Yes
      118-157 University of Maryland-Baltimore County Molecular and Cell Biology 102-146 134-155 120-154 69% 0.1 124-153 18 Yes Yes Yes
      105-160 Georgia State University Biology-Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry 151-159 81-146 54-143 97% 0.0 89-141 9 NA NA Yes
      121-156 SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Molecular and Cellular Biology 84-149 134-154 149-157 48% 0.4 9-72 16 Yes Yes Yes
      125-156 Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Biological Sciences 113-149 138-155 149-157 50% 0.1 3-42 18 Yes Yes Yes
      117-159 Southern Illinois University Carbondale Molecular Biology, Microbiology and Biochemistry 100-155 81-142 119-153 72% 0.0 3-56 12 No Yes Yes
      126-160 Ohio University-Main Campus Biological Sciences 104-147 127-154 139-156 64% 0.2 10-91 15 No Yes Yes
      124-160 University of Alaska Fairbanks Biochemistry/Molecular Biology 116-153 107-150 124-155 72% 0.6 16-114 13 Yes Yes Yes
      115-162 University of New Hampshire-Main Campus Biochemistry 116-153 112-155 44-135 100% 0.0 154-158 12 No Yes Yes
      134-160 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Biology 107-147 117-149 128-153 61% 0.0 88-148 16 No Yes Yes
      123-162 Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Medical Biophysics 142-159 138-159 86-148 86% 0.0 154-158 15 Yes Yes Yes
      133-163 The University of Texas at Dallas Molecular and Cell Biology 122-156 135-158 73-146 88% 1.2 154-158 14 No Yes Yes
      144-163 Old Dominion University Biomedical Sciences 116-157 150-159 113-152 74% 0.4 159-159 17 Yes Yes Yes
      149-162 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Biophysical Sciences and Medical Physics 70-141 151-158 148-156 34% 0.2 63-146 18 Yes Yes Yes
      156-163 Howard University Biochemistry 121-159 143-156 158-159 26% 0.0 44-140 17 Yes Yes Yes
      154-163 Mississippi State University Molecular Biology 99-145 149-158 153-158 43% 0.2 45-138 13 No Yes Yes
      151-164 University of North Texas Molecular Biology 150-159 145-159 146-157 67% 0.3 4-154 14 No Yes Yes
      162-164 Loma Linda University Biochemistry 145-159 157-159 157-158 23% 0.0