Biology: Joint Doctoral Program

Biology (BI78)

University of California, San Diego (UCSD), in collaboration with San Diego State University (SDSU), offers doctoral degrees in Applied Mechanics/Engineering Science; Audiology; Biology; Chemistry; Clinical Psychology; Language and Communicative Disorders; Mathematics and Science Education; and 3 Public Health areas: Epidemiology, Global Health, and Health Behavior Sciences. Apply to your program of interest at San Diego State University. You will be instructed to apply to UCSD after initial approval for the program at SDSU.

Program Info

Area of Study Biology
Department Biology: Joint Doctoral Program
Major Biology
Degree Doctor of Philosophy
Admissions Terms Fall
Additional Notes

Apply first to SDSU.

http://www.bio.sdsu.edu/cmob/propsinfo.html

Application Deadlines May 19, 2016 (Fall 2016)
 

Basic Requirement

Admissions Tests

GRE General Test is required.

English Proficiency Exams

(international applicants only)

A test of English language proficiency is required for international applicants whose native language is not English and who have not studied full-time for one uninterrupted academic year at a university-level institution in which English is the language of instruction and in a country where English is a dominant language.

The following test(s) are accepted by this department:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
PTE (Pearson Test of English)

Letters of Recommendation

Check the website for SDSU application. Not necessary for UCSD application.

Statement of Purpose

Required

Check the website for SDSU application. Not necessary for UCSD application.

Resume/CV

Not required

Additional Requirements

WARNING: This is a Joint Doctoral Program with San Diego State University. You must apply first to SDSU to be considered for this program. Click below for information regarding applying to SDSU. Do not apply to UCSD without prior departmental authorization. Unauthorized applications will not be reviewed by UCSD. Note that the application fee is non-refundable.

http://www.bio.sdsu.edu/cmob/currentinfo.html

Contact Info

Website http://biology.ucsd.edu/grad/joint-sdsu.html
Email biojtdoc@mail.sdsu.edu
Campus Office 1226 Pacific Hall
Phone (858) 534-8983
Fax (858) 534-4459
Mailing Address
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code: 0348
La Jolla, CA, 92093-0348

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