Pursue Your PhD in Vision Science!

Due to the interdisciplinary nature of the program, we accept students with various backgrounds including psychology, optometry, engineering, computer science, physics, chemistry, biophysics, neuroscience, mathematics, molecular and cell biology and integrative biology. Because this program is designed to develop research scientists, it is also important that applicants are familiar with an experimental lab setting. Admission is based on a variety of factors, including academic achievement and relevant experience. Each each part of an application is important and is thoroughly reviewed. Follow the application guidelines on our Admissions page.