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University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Overview

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences / Graduate School is located in Little Rock, AR, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Master of Science (MS) Biochemistry and molecular biology
Master of Science (MS) Bioinformatics
Master of Science (MS) Cellular physiology and molecular biophysics
Master of Science (MS) Clinical nutrition
Master of Science (MS) Interdisciplinary biomedical sciences
Master of Science (MS) Interdisciplinary toxicology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry and molecular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Bioinformatics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cellular physiology and molecular biophysics
(Certificate) Interdisciplinary biomedical sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Interdisciplinary biomedical sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Microbiology and immunology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Neurobiology and developmental sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Pharmacology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 41
Doctoral Degrees 18
Other Advanced Degrees 28

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

455
Applied
124
Accepted
89
Enrolled
27%

Applying

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Traineership

Student Body

313
Total Graduate Students
37%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
62%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.28%
Black or African American 12.14%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.32%
Asian 6.71%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.32%
Unknown 0.32%

Gender

Male (31%)
Female (68%)

Faculty

397
Total faculty
Full-time - 397
Part-time - 0
Male (192)
Female (205)

Location & Contact

Address 4301 West Markham Street, #601
Little Rock, AR  72205
United States
Contact Dr. Robert E. McGehee Jr.
Dean
Phone: 501-686-5454