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NEURO FAST FACTS

The University of Georgia’s Neuroscience PhD Program is committed to making significant contributions to the discipline of neuroscience and its related professional industries through the development of a dynamic workforce. For more information on how our program is serving as a driver for innovation, please contact our offices directly.

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UGA Neuroscience PhD Students by Year

Academic YearTotal Students EnrolledNew Students Admitted
Total Number of students enrolled in program59
200511
200676
2007114
2008122
2009186
2010132
2011176
2012142
2013174
2014164
2015207
2016201
20172712
2018242

UGA Neuroscience PhD Graduate Industry Impact

Current Employers of Neuroscience Graduates

  • Athens Movement Practice
  • Athens Technical College
  • ArunA Biomedical, Inc.
  • Bob Hope School
  • Columbia University 
  • Educational Resource Systems Inc.
  • Emory University
  • Hayes, Inc.
  • John Hopkins University
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • National Institute of Justice Office of Investigative and Forensic Sciences
  • National Institutes of Health
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • PETA
  • Robarts Research Institute
  • The Scripps Research Institute
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • University of Oklahoma
  • University of Tennessee
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Washington School of Medicine in St. Louis

UGA Neuroscience PhD Student Awards by Year

Figure/s represent the total number of grants, travel awards, scholarships, etc. applied and secured exclusively by neuroscience graduate students.

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Total awards received as of 2018

UGA Neuroscience PhD Student Intellectual Contributions*

Time to Degree

On average, a UGA Neuroscience PhD student graduates in five years or less.

Applications vs Offers

Average Applications ReceivedAverage Number of Offers Made
6417

*Figures reflect data collected from 2011 to present day.