8
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Texas at San Antonio / Joint PhD Program in Translational Science is located in San Antonio, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Official transcripts, copy of U.S. medical license/certificate, criminal background check, resume or curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 565
TOEFL IBT score: 86
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

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

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 50%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 25%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Community-acquired methicillin-resistant staphylococcus (CA-MRSA); epigenetic changes in cancer genomes; occupational injury and prevention; addiction science; inflammation, tissue injury, and regeneration
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX  78249-0617
United States
Contact Dr. Chris Frei
Program Director
Email: freic@uthscsa.edu
Phone: 210-567-8355
Fax: 210-564-4301