Applying to the PREP Program

Admission dates typically begin in in the 2nd block of the Summer academic term in June, with possible start dates of Fall or Spring terms.

For further information and application materials, please contact:

Gracie Vargas, PhD, PREP Director
Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology & Anatomy
Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences Group
Tel: (409) 772-6514

Or -

Rose Garcia, PREP Coordinator
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
301 University Blvd., Route 1050
Galveston, TX 77555-1050
Tel: (409) 772-2666

To apply to the PREP

Complete a UTMB GSBS application by clicking on Online Application. Select Post Baccalaureate Research Education Program — PREP under the available program. There is no application fee.

Provide two professional references who know you and your potential for biomedical research well. Those you list for recommendations will receive an email message with online information to submit reference letters.