Bridge to the Doctorate applicants must complete a PVAMU graduate admissions application to an eligible STEM MS program with thesis option through our Graduate Admissions system and be admitted for Fall 2024.
Waivers for the PVAMU graduate admissions application fee will be provided to the first 30 non-PVAMU applicants for the PVAMU Bridge to Doctorate Application program. If you are interested in applying for a graduate admissions application fee waiver, please answer yes to this question on the Bridge to Doctorate Application form. You will receive an email with instructions on the process for securing the waiver.
Additionally, applicants must complete an online Bridge to the Doctorate Application Form by March 1, 2024 .The application form requires the following items in PDF format:
- Personal Statement (up to 2 pages), focused on relevant academic background, research interests/plans, and future goals
- Statement (at least 2 paragraphs) discussing interest in pursuing PhD degree after completion of MS at PVAMU
- Unofficial copy of transcript
- One letter of recommendation (academic recommenders are strongly preferred) for the BTD fellowship program
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