Philadelphia, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
121
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
15%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Neuroscience Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Veterinary Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (VMD/PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 16
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 333
    • Accepted 50
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 22
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $80
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 availableTuition Waivers

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students121
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students121
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian58%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian16%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student10%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMolecular and cellular neuroscience, behavioral neuroscience, developmental neurobiology, systems neuroscience and neurophysiology, neurochemistry
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Graduate Group in Neuroscience

Biomedical Graduate Studies
University of Pennsylvania

3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Dr. Joshua Gold

Chair

Phone: 215-746-0028

Christine Clay

Coordinator

Phone: 215-898-8048


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