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Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Bethesda, MD

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Overview

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences / Graduate Program in Neuroscience is located in Bethesda, MD, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 3

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
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

34
Applied
8
Accepted
5
Enrolled
24%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; course work in biology, general chemistry, organic chemistry

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

30
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 6.67%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 16.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

56
Total faculty
Full-time - 54
Part-time - 2
Male (37)
Female (19)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Neuronal development and plasticity, molecular neurobiology, environmental adaptations, stress and injury
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD  20814-4799
United States
Contact Dr. Sharon Juliano
Director
Email: sharon.juliano@usuhs.edu
Phone: 301-295-3673
Fax: 301-295-1996

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