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

Cellular and Structural Biology


7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 6249

San Antonio, TX 78284

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Cellular and Structural Biology

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Graduate Program in Cellular and Structural Biology provides training for M.S. and Ph.D. candidates who intend to pursue careers in biomedicine through academia or industry. The strength of the program is its diversity; faculty research areas include cell biology, cancer biology, molecular genetics, developmental biology, anatomical sciences, reproductive biology, immunology, neurobiology, and aging. All graduate students pursue a program of study designed to develop both their scholarly and laboratory aptitudes through one-on-one mentoring by more than 40 student-oriented faculty. Relatively low tuition rates, a competitive stipend and a temperate, year-round climate make this "The Place to Study Cell and Molecular Biology."


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

International Student Requirements:

International students are required to take either the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing Systems (IELTS). The minimum required score for the TOEFL is 68 for iBT. The minimum score for the academic version of the IELTS test is 6.5. Scores for either test must have been taken within two years of applying for admission.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

In State Tuition (per year): $26,000 Stipend Given To Students

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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