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Radiological Sciences, Ph.D.

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

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One of the largest Radiological Sciences Graduate Degree Program in the U.S.


Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
7703 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, Texas, 78229, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The Radiological Sciences Ph.D. is designed to prepare students to participate in the development and transmission of scientific knowledge in the uses of radiant energy forms in the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases. Doctoral degree programs are offered in studies that concentrate in the general areas of:
- Medical Physics (Therapeutic or Diagnostic Medical Physics Emphasis)
- Radiation Biophysics (Not Biophysics)
- Neuroscience Imaging
- Human Imaging


Academic Fields

Diagnostic Radiologic Physics Residency Program.
Diagnostic Radiology Residency Program.
Industrial Radiologic Technology/Technician.
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist.
Neuroradiology Residency Program.
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Degrees

Doctoral Degree, PhD, Doctorate
Master's Degree, MD/PhD, Dual


Formats

Full Time, On-Campus

Keywords

Radiation, Oncology, Medical Physics, MRI technologists, Radiologic technologists, Cardiovascular technologists, Radiation Therapists, Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Cardiac Sonographers

Contacts

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
anthonyc@uthscsa.edu
gsbs@uthscsa.edu
(210) 567-3709

Yvonne Valdez

Yvonne Valdez
Program Coordinator-Admissions, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
valdezy3@uthscsa.edu

Andrew J Sampson

Andrew J Sampson
sampsona@uthscsa.edu

Who We're Looking For

Summary

- A bachelor's degree in a natural science or engineering.
- Undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 out of 4.0
- GRE score of at least 1000
- TOEFL score of at least 68 or IELTS of at least 6.5
- Biology: Two semesters of general biology (Two years for Radiation Biology Ph.D.)
- Chemistry: Two semesters of general chemistry (through biochemistry for Radiation Biology Ph.D.)
-Mathematics: Through calculus and ordinary differential equations
- Computer Science: Introduction to computer science Students accepted into the UTHSCSA medical physics track should have an undergraduate degree in Physics or a degree in a related engineering or physical science field.

Students accepted to pursue the Neurosciences Imaging curriculum typically have undergraduate degrees in Psychology or Neuroscience.

Students accepted into the Radiation Biophysics curriculum have at least two years of undergraduate biology courses, organic chemistry, biochemistry and chemistry coursework.


Academic Backgrounds


Target GPA

B+ = 3.0-3.2

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