A program that focuses on the scientific study of poisons and other biohazards; their interactions with organisms and their food and respiratory systems; and their prevention, management, and counteraction. Includes instruction in toxicological biochemistry, toxic agents and transporters, toxin fate, toxicokinetics and metabolism, toxin classification, molecular toxic mechanisms, extracellular matrices and cell function, bacterial pathogenesis and mutagenesis, pathophysiology and apoptosis, cell stress and injury, studies of specific toxins, and studies of specific organ systems and physiological functions in relation to toxicological problems.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||University of California-Berkeley||38||0%||$33,319|
|2||University of Louisiana at Monroe||28||2%||$17,250|
|3||Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus||20||0%||$33,592|
|4||St John's University-New York||18||0%||$56,971|
|5||Texas Southern University||9||1%||$24,566|
|6||Texas Tech University||9||0%||$21,601|
|8||University of Rochester||4||0%||$61,340|
|9||The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio||4||0%||N/A|
|10||University of Maryland-Baltimore||3||0%||N/A|
|11||University of Kentucky||3||0%||$23,732|
|12||University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey||2||0%||N/A|
|14||Eastern Michigan University||2||0%||$20,756|
|15||University of Michigan-Ann Arbor||2||0%||$26,240|
|16||University of Iowa||2||0%||$20,691|
|17||Oregon State University||2||0%||$23,559|
|18||North Carolina State University at Raleigh||2||0%||$22,184|
|19||Iowa State University||2||0%||$18,920|
|20||University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences||1||0%||N/A|
|21||The University of Montana||1||0%||$19,106|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Toxicology 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.