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The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Overview

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center / Division of Basic Science is located in Dallas, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Genetics and development
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biomedical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cancer biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Integrative biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biological chemistry
Master of Science (MS) Biomedical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Molecular microbiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cell regulation
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Immunology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neuroscience
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Molecular biophysics

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,229
Applied
107
Accepted
9%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Research experience

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Traineership

Student Body

59
Total Graduate Students
47%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.17%
Black or African American 3.39%
White or Caucasian 27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 3.39%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3.39%
Unknown 5.08%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

288
Total faculty
Full-time - 278
Part-time - 10
Male (218)
Female (70)

Location & Contact

Address 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX  75390
United States
Contact Associate Dean
Phone: 214-648-6708
Fax: 214-648-2102

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