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18 Characteristics of Doctoral Programs

The 18 Characteristics of Texas Doctoral Programs were developed by the Graduate Education Advisory Committee to create a snapshot of all doctoral programs at public universities and health-related institutions. The information is intended to provide information to the institutions for self-improvement and to serve as a guide to members of the general public who are interested in doctoral education, such as prospective students and their families.

18 Characteristics of UT Arlington doctoral programs

Aerospace Engineering

Biomedical Engineering

Business Administration


Civil Engineering

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Earth & Environmental Sciences

Educational Leadership

Electrical Engineering


General Experimental Psychology

Industrial Engineering


Materials Science & Engineering


Mechanical Engineering

Nursing (PhD)

Nursing (DNP)

Physics & Applied Physics

Public & Urban Administration

Quantitative Biology

Social Work

Transatlantic History

Urban Planning & Public Policy