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Overview

University of California, San Francisco / Program in Bioengineering is located in Berkeley, CA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 12

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

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

508
Applied
55
Accepted
25
Enrolled
11%

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
90
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 10th December 10th No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

161
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.21%
Black or African American 4.35%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.62%
Asian 26.71%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0.62%

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Faculty

170
Total faculty
Full-time (89)
Part-time (81)
Male (137)
Female (33)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Bioengineering, biomaterials, biomedical imaging and instrumentation, biomechanics, microfluidics, computational biology, systems biology, drug delivery systems and pharmacogenomics, neural systems engineering and vision science, synthetic biology, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 306D Stanley Hall
M.C. 1762
Berkeley, CA  94720-1762
United States
Contact Tejal Desai
Chair
Phone: 415-514-4503