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Please select the CMB Program Areas you are interested in, and rank them in the order of interest. We suggest that you familiarize yourself with the research areas (click on CMB in the side bar menu at the top of the page). Also, please indicate a specific research area of interest, such as virology, gene discovery, plant molecular biology, gene therapy, etc.

The four areas to choose from are:

*Functional Genomics, Proteomics and Bioengineering
*Signal Transduction and Development
*Cell and Molecular Biology of Disease

Research Interests      First Choice:
     Second Choice:
Third Choice:
       Specific Area of  Interests         

It is also important that you connect with possible advisors and committee members as soon as possible. This will help establish a sense of purpose as you enter in the fall semester. Please click on the following link, Faculty, to be redirected to the webpage of the CMB Faculty. There you will find links to each faculty webpage and other contact information.


Please furnish your GRE scores, keeping in mind that the subject test is not required for admission. Also, please remember that the maximum score that can be obtained in the verbal and quantitative section of the test is 170, (800 before 2012 update), and that in the analytical writing section is 6. All scores need to be filled in a numeric values, and not as letters (such as A,B, C and so on).

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required for all international students whose first language is not English.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Verbal Score                              

Quantitative Score        

Analytical Score            

Subject Test Area         

Subject Test Score        

TOEFL Score                    

STANDARDIZED TEST SCORES (GRE & TOEFL)                                                                                    

All scores need to be filled in as numeric values and not as letters (such as A, B, C and so on).

Overall GPA                                 

Graduate GPA (if applicable)  


Please furnish details about completed coursework (Physics, Calculus, Organic Chemistry, Genetics, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, etc.)

Please review all of the information you have provided above for accuracy. Once complete, press the submit button below.

Remember to send all required documentation to the AU-CMB office and AU Graduate School (letter of intent, letters of recommendation, official transcripts, standardized scores).

Courtney Thomas
 AU-CMB Administrative Program Specialist II
Science Center , Room 248
315 Roosevelt Concourse
Auburn University, AL 36849-5319
(334) 844-1642
Fax :  (334) 844-5255

The above application will be sent directly to the CMB office.  It may take up to 45 seconds to process your form. Please press submit only once. Thank you. 

For additional information, please contact the AU-CMB office.

Last Updated: 10/05/2016