Our Students

Each year, around 120 DMS students begin graduate study. Current enrollment is 739. The average time for a DMS student to earn a Ph.D. is 5-6 years. Our students come from a variety of undergraduate institutions throughout the United States and from many countries. 

Students in the News

Braden Tierney

Gut Check

May 18, 2021

BBS PhD candidate Braden Tierney is first author in a study published May 18 in Nature Communications linking gut microbe genes to an array of human diseases.... Read more about Gut Check