SCHOOL OF BEHAVIORAL AND BRAIN SCIENCES
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in

Communication Sciences and Disorders
The University of Texas at Dallas

For specific information about this Degree Program go to:
http://www.utdallas.edu/admissions/graduate/degrees/


Characteristics of Texas Public Doctoral Programs
1 Number of Degrees Per Year
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 2
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 0
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 0
2 Graduation Rates
For each of the three most recent years, the average of the percent of first-year doctoral students graduated within ten years (Fall 2010 through Summer 2013). 100%
3 Average Time to Degree
Fall 2012- Summer 2013 4.42
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 4.83
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 0.00
4 Employment Profile for the Last Three Academic Years
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 Academia = 1
  Business = 1
   
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 No graduates
   
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 No graduates
5 Admissions Criteria
1. The deadline for submission of all application materials for fall admission is the preceding December 1.
2.

Admission to a doctoral program is based on review of the applicant's GPA, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, and narrative description of research interests and career goals. The admissions committee weighs heavily the match between the applicant's research interests and the research areas available to students in the school. For information about faculty research interests, see our web page at http://bbs.utdallas.edu/people/.

3. For international applicants, an official passing TOEFL score or official IELTS score is required. At the time the student enrolls, the test score must be less than 2 years old. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is: 80 (internet-based test). The minimum IELTS score is 6.5.
6 Percentage of Full-time Students for the Last Three Fall Semesters
Fall 2012 84%
Fall 2011 88%
Fall 2010 86%
7 Average Institutional Financial Support Provided for Full-Time Students for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
Average Annual Salary Per Student $19,800
8 Percentage of Full-Time Students with Institutional Financial Support for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
  100%
9 Number of Core Faculty for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
  15
10 Student-Core Faculty Ratio Average for the Last Three Academic Years
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 1.0
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 1.3
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 1.4
11 Core Faculty Publications
2010 - 2012 2.1
2008 - 2010 1.5
2006 - 2008 2.2
12 Core Faculty External Grants
Total grant awards for the following fiscal years for the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences faculty totals:
   
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 $16,069,142
Fall 2011 – Summer 2012 $15,567,447
Fall 2010 – Summer 2011 $15,144,569
13 Faculty Teaching Load
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 5.70
14 Faculty Diversity for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
White 14
Female 9
Male 5
   
Black 0
Female 0
Male 0
   
Hispanic 1
Female 0
Male 1
   
Other 0
Female 0
Male 0
15 Student Diversity for Academic Year 2012 - 2013
White 10
Female 10
Male 0

Black 1
Female 1
Male 0

Hispanic 2
Female 2
Male 0

Other 6
Female 6
Male 0
16 Date of Last External Review
  2008
17 External Program Accreditation
  Not Applicable
18 Student
Publications/Presentations
2012 14
2011 30
2010 15
2009 33
2008 18
2007 41

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SCHOOL OF BEHAVIORAL AND BRAIN SCIENCES
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in

Psychological Sciences
The University of Texas at Dallas

For specific information about this Degree Program go to:
http://www.utdallas.edu/admissions/graduate/degrees/


Characteristics of Texas Public Doctoral Programs
1 Number of Degrees Per Year
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 4
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 3
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 4
2 Graduation Rates
For each of the three most recent years, the average of the percent of first-year doctoral students graduated within ten years (Fall 2010 through Summer 2013). 100%
3 Average Time to Degree
Fall 2012- Summer 2013 4.89
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 5.29
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 5.25
4 Employment Profile for the Last Three Academic Years
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 Academia = 4
   
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 Academia = 2
  Data Unavailable = 1
   
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 Academia = 4
5 Admissions Criteria
1. The deadline for submission of all application materials for fall admission is the preceding December 1.
2.

Admission to a doctoral program is based on review of the applicant's GPA, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, and narrative description of research interests and career goals. The admissions committee weighs heavily the match between the applicant's research interests and the research areas available to students in the school. For information about faculty research interests, see our web page at http://bbs.utdallas.edu/people/.

3. For international applicants, an official passing TOEFL score or official IELTS score is required. At the time the student enrolls, the test score must be less than 2 years old. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is: 80 (internet-based test). The minimum IELTS score is 6.5.
6 Percentage of Full-time Students for the Last Three Fall Semesters
Fall 2012 76%
Fall 2011 86%
Fall 2010 73%
7 Average Institutional Financial Support Provided for Full-Time Students for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
Average Annual Salary Per Student $19,800
8 Percentage of Full-Time Students with Institutional Financial Support for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
  100%
9 Number of Core Faculty for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
  14
10 Student-Core Faculty Ratio Average for the Last Three Academic Years
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 1.0
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 1.4
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 1.3
11 Core Faculty Publications
2010 - 2012 2.5
2008 - 2010 1.3
2006 - 2008 1.3
12 Core Faculty External Grants
Total grant awards for the following fiscal years for the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences faculty totals:
   
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 $16,069,142
Fall 2011 – Summer 2012 $15,567,447
Fall 2010 – Summer 2011 $15,144,569
13 Faculty Teaching Load
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 6.59
14 Faculty Diversity for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
White 12
Female 9
Male 3
   
Black 0
Female 0
Male 0
   
Hispanic 1
Female 0
Male 1
   
Other 1
Female 0
Male 1
15 Student Diversity for Academic Year 2012 - 2013
White 13
Female 10
Male 3

Black 1
Female 1
Male 0

Hispanic 4
Female 1
Male 3

Other 3
Female 3
Male 0
16 Date of Last External Review
  2008
17 External Program Accreditation
  Not Applicable
18 Student
Publications/Presentations
2012 28
2011 50
2010 19
2009 36
2008 15
2007 17


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SCHOOL OF BEHAVIORAL AND BRAIN SCIENCES
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in

Cognition and Neuroscience
The University of Texas at Dallas

For specific information about this Degree Program go to:
http://www.utdallas.edu/admissions/graduate/degrees/


Characteristics of Texas Public Doctoral Programs
1 Number of Degrees Per Year
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 9
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 10
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 4
2 Graduation Rates
For each of the three most recent years, the average of the percent of first-year doctoral students graduated within ten years (Fall 2010 through Summer 2013). 100%
3 Average Time to Degree
Fall 2012- Summer 2013 5.14
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 5.23
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 5.08
4 Employment Profile for the Last Three Academic Years
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 Academia = 8
  Data Unavailable = 1
   
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 Academia = 9
  Data Unavailable = 1
   
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 Academia = 3
  Industry = 1
5 Admissions Criteria
1. The deadline for submission of all application materials for fall admission is the preceding December 1.
2.

Admission to a doctoral program is based on review of the applicant's GPA, GRE scores, letters of recommendation, and narrative description of research interests and career goals. The admissions committee weighs heavily the match between the applicant's research interests and the research areas available to students in the school. For information about faculty research interests, see our web page at http://bbs.utdallas.edu/people/.

3. For international applicants, an official passing TOEFL score or official IELTS score is required. At the time the student enrolls, the test score must be less than 2 years old. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is: 80 (internet-based test). The minimum IELTS score is 6.5.
6 Percentage of Full-time Students for the Last Three Fall Semesters
Fall 2012 88%
Fall 2011 83%
Fall 2010 75%
7 Average Institutional Financial Support Provided for Full-Time Students for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
Average Annual Salary Per Student $19,800
8 Percentage of Full-Time Students with Institutional Financial Support for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
  100%
9 Number of Core Faculty for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
  26
10 Student-Core Faculty Ratio Average for the Last Three Academic Years
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 1.5
Fall 2011 - Summer 2012 1.8
Fall 2010 - Summer 2011 2.1
11 Core Faculty Publications
2010 - 2012 4.9
2008 - 2010 3.2
2006 - 2008 3.9
12 Core Faculty External Grants
Total grant awards for the following fiscal years for the School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences faculty totals:
   
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 $16,069,142
Fall 2011 – Summer 2012 $15,567,447
Fall 2010 – Summer 2011 $15,144,569
13 Faculty Teaching Load
Fall 2012 - Summer 2013 6.55
14 Faculty Diversity for Academic Year Fall 2012 - Summer 2013
White 23
Female 7
Male 16
   
Black 0
Female 0
Male 0
   
Hispanic 0
Female 0
Male 0
   
Other 3
Female 2
Male 1
15 Student Diversity for Academic Year 2012 - 2013
White 33
Female 14
Male 19

Black 0
Female 0
Male 0

Hispanic 6
Female 4
Male 2

Other 18
Female 10
Male 8
16 Date of Last External Review
  2008
17 External Program Accreditation
  Not Applicable
18 Student
Publications/Presentations
2012 82
2011 71
2010 59
2009 17
2008 35
2007 52