With more than 600 choices, how will you select the UC program that's right for you?
Start by browsing through the programs offered by each campus. Then dig deeper by visiting the schools' websites. Attend graduate school recruiting events. Visit campuses that offer programs that sound intriguing. Take a tour of their facilities and labs. Imagine what it would feel like to learn and work there. Then get to work and apply to your top choices.
Admit directly to Ph.D.Program does not require an applicant to possess a master's degree in order to be admitted to a doctoral program. An applicant may be admitted if they only possess a bachelor's degree.
Articulated degree programDual degree program that does not allow any credit overlap. Articulated programs are offered by academic and/or professional programs on the same campus.
Concurrent degree programDual degree program that provides an integrated curriculum of greater breadth between two disciplines. Concurrent programs are offered by academic and/or professional programs on the same campus.
Joint degree programDegree program offered jointly by two or more institutions. Joint programs are offered between different UC campuses, as well as between a UC campus and California State University (CSU) campus.