The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences


CIDD offers education and training to undergraduates, graduate students and post-doctoral researchers.

Graduate research

Your choice of program will depend on your interests and the faculty member(s) you want to work with. These programs include, but are not limited to:


Each has its own requirements and application procedure for M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. Prospective students are strongly encouraged to contact relevant faculty at an early stage, ideally before submitting a formal application for graduate study at Penn State, so we can best match your interests with a relevant faculty member and program.