A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the organization, recombination, function, regulation, and transmission of heritable information in biological organisms at all levels of complexity. Includes instruction in Mendelian genetics, mechanisms of gene regulation, chromosome structure and replication, epigenetic phenomena, DNA repair and recombination, sex determination, genetic interactions between genomes, and molecular evolution.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of Wisconsin-Madison||61||1%||$23,931|
|2||University of California-Davis||57||1%||$33,066|
|3||Iowa State University||36||1%||$18,920|
|5||University of Connecticut||20||0%||$27,244|
|6||Purdue University-Main Campus||18||0%||$23,242|
|7||University of Georgia||17||0%||$22,064|
|8||Washington State University||14||0%||$27,697|
|9||North Carolina State University at Raleigh||11||0%||$22,184|
|11||University of New Hampshire-Main Campus||9||0%||$30,300|
|12||University of California-Irvine||8||0%||$30,504|
|13||University of Rochester||5||0%||$61,340|
|14||Columbia University in the City of New York||5||0%||$64,144|
|15||New Mexico State University-Main Campus||5||0%||$18,255|
|16||Ohio Wesleyan University||4||1%||$55,690|
|18||Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus||2||0%||$33,592|
|19||University of Arizona||2||0%||$25,179|
|21||Michigan State University||1||0%||$24,648|
|23||Kansas State University||1||0%||$21,331|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Genetics, General program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.