Graduate Programs

Michigan State University has organized six of the biological sciences graduate units (Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Cell & Molecular Biology, Genetics, Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Physiology) under one umbrella, designated as the BioMolecular Science (BMS) Gateway.

Admission into the graduate programs of the six participating units will be administered through the central office of the BMS Program. Instructions for filing an application electronically can be found on the BMS Gateway website.

Thank you for your interest in our Microbiology & Molecular Genetics graduate program via the BioMolecular Science Gateway (BMS). Click here to apply to the MMG Graduate Program.

If you have any questions regarding your application status, please email the BMS office at