Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WCGS) is one-of-a-kind. Our innovative, cutting-edge research and partnerships with neighboring institutions along the “corridor of science” (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, the Hospital for Special Surgery and The Rockefeller University) offer a unique and rewarding learning experience for our students. Our outstanding faculty, curriculum, and career guidance provide students with well-rounded, multidisciplinary training and make them competitive candidates for any career they choose to pursue.
WCGS offers a variety of programs at both the Masters and Doctoral levels. As a partnership between the Sloan-Kettering Institute and Weill Cornell Medical College, WCGS offers seven PhD programs as well as four distinct Masters programs. Additionally, we offer two Tri-Institutional PhDs, a Tri-Institutional MD/PhD and the opportunity for students to participate in an Accelerated PhD/MBA program. Each of many our programs is linked by specific topics of research, allowing for collaboration between labs and a multidisciplinary educational experience. Our 330 faculty members are highly-engaged and passionate about their work, conducting research, teaching classes, and training students to be better researchers and the leaders of the next generation of basic and translational scientists.