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The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Cancer Biology Theme

Birmingham, AL

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Overview

The University of Alabama at Birmingham / Cancer Biology 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 6

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

43
Applied
10
Accepted
5
Enrolled
23%

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 No

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

42
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.76%
Black or African American 11.9%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 30.95%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.76%

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Location & Contact

Address 1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL  35294
United States
Contact Dr. Lalita Shevde-Samant
Theme Director
Email: lsamant@uab.edu
Phone: 205-975-6261