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Department of Neuroscience Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Baylor College of Medicine

  • Houston, TX
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 45%55%
    student ratio
  • 62
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 1
    fall application deadline
  • 9%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Neuroscience Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and public defense
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

9% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 181
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 9
    • Enrolled 10
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test (strongly recommended), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, scholarships (to all students unless there are grant funds available to pay tuition)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students62
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students62
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino19%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian17%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty59
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNeurodegenerative, neurodevelopment, neurophysiology, addiction, learning and memory
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Neuroscience

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Baylor College of Medicine

One Baylor Plaza
Houston, TX 77030-3498
United States

Dr. Paul Pfaffinger

Director

Phone: 713-798-3618

Wanda Waguespack

Graduate Program Administrator

Phone: 713-798-7270
Fax: 713-798-3946
Email: wandaw@bcm.edu



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