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Eligible students must meet the following requirements:​
  • 3.0 GPA, 900 SAT or 20 ACT
  • Two references from a UTB science or mathematics faculty member
  • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident who will agree to no other position of employment during the bridging program.
  • Student must agree to participate in all scheduled activities (summer internship in Utah) and to follow a biomedical track to the completion of their program.
  • Must be enrolled full-time in a master’s program at UTB (6 credit hours per semester).
  • Bridge students must be from underrepresented minority groups; African American, Hispanic Americans, Native Americans (including Alaska Natives), Natives of the U.S. Pacific Islands, and/or rural Appalachians. Must submit an application to the Univ. of Utah and UTB Bridge Program.

Contact Information:

Biomedical Informatics
Saraswathy Nair
Office: BRHP 1.120
Phone: 956-882-5108​

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