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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Overview

The University of Alabama at Birmingham / Microbiology Theme is located in Birmingham, AL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

52
Applied
15
Accepted
5
Enrolled
29%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 31st December 31st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Requirements Personal statement, resume or curriculum vitae, letters of recommendation, research experience, interview

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

39
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 5.13%
White or Caucasian 64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.56%
Asian 25.64%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.56%

Gender

Male (46%)
Female (53%)

Location & Contact

Address 1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL  35294
United States
Contact Dr. Janet Yother
Theme Director
Email: jyother@uab.edu
Phone: 205-934-9531