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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Environmental Health, Occupational Health and Toxicology Graduate Program

Omaha, NE

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University of Nebraska Medical Center

Overview

University of Nebraska Medical Center / Environmental Health, Occupational Health and Toxicology Graduate Program is located in Omaha, NE, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 2

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 Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12
Applied
12
Accepted
100%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline October 1st August 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements BS in chemistry, biology, biochemistry or related area

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

8
Total Graduate Students
12%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
87%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 12.5%
White or Caucasian 50%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 37.5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time - 6
Part-time - 1
Male (5)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Mechanisms of carcinogenesis, alcohol and metal toxicity, DNA damage, human molecular genetics, agrochemicals in soil and water
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 984388 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-4388
United States
Contact Dr. Chandran Achutan
Associate Professor
Email: cachutan@unmc.edu
Phone: 402-559-8599
Fax: 402-559-4961