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University of Hawaii at Manoa

Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology

Honolulu, HI

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Overview

University of Hawaii at Manoa / Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology is located in Honolulu, HI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Tropical medicine
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Tropical medicine

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

16
Applied
4
Accepted
4
Enrolled
25%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline September 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

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

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Student Body

21
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.29%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 14%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 28.57%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 14.29%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (42%)
Female (57%)

Faculty

28
Total faculty
Full-time - 27
Part-time - 1
Male (17)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Immunological studies of dengue, malaria, Kawasaki's disease, lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid disease
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,357,000

Location & Contact

Address 2500 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI  96822
United States
Contact Dr. Jerris R. Hedges
Dean
Phone: 808-692-0881