Joining the Department

Students can enter our Ph.D program in one of two ways:  


BSTP (Basic Science Training Program) is the most popular.  See details here on HOW TO APPLY:


Direct Admittance into a program is another way an interested Ph.D. student can join the department.  See details here:


Please contact Jennifer Capretta at  if you have interest in joining our department as a Ph.D. student.