Admissions Requirements

  • Post-Baccalaureate Applicants: Hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree; provide GRE scores and two (2) letters of recommendation that attest to your ability to complete a graduate research degree program. 
    • OR
  • Post-Graduate Applicants: Doctorate or terminal health sciences degree (e.g. Pharm.D., MBBS, etc.) and two (2) letters of recommendation.

Standardized Tests

  • GRE required for Post-Baccalaureate applicants. The GRE Institution Code for The University of Arizona is 4832.
  • For international students from non-English speaking countries:
    • Minimum TOEFL: 550 or Minimum IELTS: 7.

Admission Deadlines

Domestic Applicants (U.S. Citizens and Permanent Resident):

  • Applications for Spring admission accepted through November 15.
  • Applications for Fall admission accepted through May 1.

International Applicants

  • Applications for Spring admission accepted through November 15.
  • Applications for Fall admission accepted through April 15.

To Apply

To apply for admission to the CTS MS or PhD program, please submit your application using the Graduate College’s online application system. For questions about the application process, please contact Graduate Admissions. For questions about the admission requirements for either program, please contact CTS Support. All applicants must supply transcripts, a current CV or resume, a personal statement of interest in the program and two (2) letters of recommendation that attest to their ability to complete a graduate research degree program.