For specific information about this Degree Program go to: http://bio.utsa.edu/phd_cell.html.
All data is preliminary and is subject to change.
|1||Number of Degrees Per Year||6 (average, 2010-2012)|
|3||Average Time to Degree||5 years (average, 2010-2012)|
|4||Graduate Employment Profile (one year after graduation)||
Admission Requirements. Applicants must have a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree, preferably in biology, from an accredited university and a minimum grade point average of 3.0 in upper-division and graduate work. Applicants must submit, along with the application, three letters of recommendation, a Statement of Future Plans, and scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Applicants whose native language is not English must score at least 600 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Admission requires appointment to a teaching assistantship, research assistantship, or research fellowship. The Doctoral Studies Committees for each concentration, comprised of members selected from the graduate faculty in each program, are responsible for reviewing applications for admission.
For more details, see http://www.graduateschool.utsa.edu/prospective_students/academic_programs
|6||Percentage Full-time Students (FTS) with Financial Support||81%|
|7||Average Financial Support Provided||$21,026|
|8||Student Core Faculty Ratio||0.9|
|9||Core Faculty Publications||
|10||Core Faculty External Grants||
|11||Percentage Full-Time Students||93%|
|12||Number of Core Faculty||38|
|13||Faculty Teaching Load||16|
|16||Date of Last External Review||January 2011|
|17||External Program Accreditation|