Computational Science Program College of Science The University of Texas at El Paso

Computational Science Program College of Science The University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
23%
77%
student ratio
30
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computational Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Professional Master of Science (PMS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 10
    • Accepted 5
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st September 3rd Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS 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 awardsMarch 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students30
    • Female Percentage23%
    • Male Percentage77%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students30
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino64%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian21%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty14
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNumerical optimization; vibrational properties of biological molecules, interval computations, intelligent control, reasoning under certainty; probabilistic modeling and statistical bioinformatics; high-performance computing; biomedical engineering
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$728,532

Location & Contact

Computational Science Program

College of Science
The University of Texas at El Paso

500 West University Avenue
El Paso, TX 79968-0001
United States

Dr. Aaron Velasco

Director

Phone: 915-747-2886
Fax: 915-747-6807
Email: aavelasco@utep.edu

Ms. Cindy Aguilar-Davis

Program Coordinator

Phone: 915-747-6407
Fax: 915-747-6807
Email: cmaguilar3@utep.edu


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