The University of Arizona is one of the nation's top 20 public research institutions, enabling you to work with leading researchers and providing an ideal environment for advanced study. We place high priority on interdisciplinary studies, intellectual and cultural diversity, and international exchange. UA is #1 in PhDs awarded to Native American students and #9 in PhDs awarded to Hispanics. UA offers 24 PhD programs in the biomedical sciences. Be sure to ask about our Arizona Biological and Biomedical Sciences Program (ABBS), which integrates recruiting and admissions for 10 of the biomedical programs.