Program in Cancer Research University of Nebraska Medical Center

Program in Cancer Research University of Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
66%
34%
student ratio
41
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cancer Biology/Oncology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • 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

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 37
    • Accepted 5
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 5
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st July 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, 3 letters of reference; course work in chemistry, and biology, physics and mathematics
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 availableResearch Assitantships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students41
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian85%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty57
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage23%
    • Male Percentage77%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCancer genetics, cancer development and metastasis, cell signaling, tumor immunology, molecular therapies for cancer
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Cancer Research

University of Nebraska Medical Center

986805 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-6805
United States

Dr. Joyce Solheim

Graduate Committee Chair

Phone: 402-559-4539
Fax: 402-559-8270
Email: jsolheim@unmc.edu

Ms. Misty Pocwierz

Education/Project Associate

Phone: 402-559-4092
Email: misty.pocwierz@unmc.edu


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