5.5 - 6 years.
Around 140 applications.
Generally around 18 students.
Approximately 24 candidates.
There are 40 GMB training faculty.
$30,000 (AY 2017-18) plus tuition, health insurance, and a $500 transition award for incoming students to help with fees/expenses for starting the graduate program.
Some are in academia as professors, others are in the biotech industry or non-profit research institutions, and still others are in a wide variety of scientific positions. See the GMB Alumni page.
47 GMB students graduating since 2007 have published 172 papers in high-level scientific journals such as Cell, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, PLoS Genetics, Genome Research, Development, Immunity, Nature Neuroscience, Cancer Research, and Nature Cell Biology.
The GMB Program is supported in part by a T32 Training Grant from the National Institutes of Health (T32 GM008490-21 Predoctoral Training Program In Genetics), the Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, and the Laney Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Emory University.