Applying to the PREP Program
We have multiple admission dates in August, January and May, but the program typically starts in the 2nd block of the Summer academic term in June.
For further information and application materials, please contact:
Gracie Vargas, PhD, PREP Director
Department of Neuroscience & Cell Biology
Tel: (409) 772-6514
Rose Garcia, PREP Coordinator
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
301 University Blvd.
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 (Certificate) under the available program. There is no application fee.
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
If you have taken the GRE, submit a copy of your test scores (unofficial copies will work at this time).