Graduate Program in Vision Science School of Optometry The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Graduate Program in Vision Science School of Optometry The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
25
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
Not Reported
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Vision Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Sensory Impairment Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied Not Reported
    • Accepted Not Reported
    • Acceptance Rate Not Reported
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $35
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 270), minimum GPA of 3.0, and letters of recommendation, interview
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 300), interview
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students25
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian94%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Location & Contact

Graduate Program in Vision Science

School of Optometry
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294
United States

Dr. Roderick Fullard

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 205-934-6746
Email: rfullard@uab.edu

Dr. Stefanie Varghese

Program Administrator

Phone: 205-934-6743
Fax: 205-934-5725
Email: sbvarghese@uab.edu


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