Keck Graduate Institute (KGI)

Claremont, CA

Get Admissions Info

Keck Graduate Institute

Keck Graduate Institute Student Essentials

Keck Graduate Institute Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Not applicable
Website: www.kgi.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Enrollment: 165

About KGI

Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) is part of the prestigious Claremont college system, in Claremont, California. Keck is one of the few graduate schools exclusively dedicated to the study of biosciences. The school’s graduate programs blend academics with business-oriented approaches to the field.

KGI awards master’s degrees, certificates and post-doctoral degrees in Biosciences and Biosciences Management. The school also offers degrees in Applied Life Sciences.

Students receive a comprehensive education that integrates science, technology and management skills.

Learning methods are also comprehensive and include scientific research and mentorship from outside professionals. Visiting mentors work in various capacities within the biosciences industry.

This diverse education leads to diverse employment among graduates. Some of the areas in which graduates work include:

  • Medical diagnostics
  • Market research
  • Food technology
  • Medical writing
  • Pharmaceutical sales
  • Vaccine research
  • Biofuels development

Admissions requirements include submission of transcripts, a resume, an essay, a personal statement and lists of references.

Applicants are encouraged to apply for tuition fellowships, which can cover up to a substantial amount of KGI’s tuition. Students may also apply for federal loans. Federal loans require the FAFSA, while fellowships require a separate application. Keck Graduate Institute also honors the GI Bill, through which veterans may receive a tuition waiver.

Get More Information

KGI Map & Location

Keck Graduate Institute
535 Watson Dr
Claremont, CA 91711


Getting Around KGI

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Claremont, CA

Winter
Dec
68
42
Jan
68
43
Feb
69
45
Spring
Mar
71
47
Apr
76
49
May
79
54
Summer
Jun
84
58
Jul
90
62
Aug
92
62
Fall
Sep
89
60
Oct
80
55
Nov
74
47

KGI Students

Total Students 165

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 2%
  • Caucasian: 35%
  • Asian: 51%
  • Unknown and Other: 9%
Latino 3%
African American 2%
Caucasian 35%
Asian 51%
Unknown and Other 9%

Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

Get Admissions Info

Keck Graduate Institute

Other Schools Near Claremont, CA

This web site and associated pages are not associated with, endorsed by, or sponsored by Keck Graduate Institute (KGI). CampusExplorer.com has no official or unofficial affiliation with Keck Graduate Institute (KGI).