Skip to Main Content
Pathways to Science: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Search for a program . . . find your future.

Rochester Bridges to the Doctorate for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students

Click Here to Learn More and Apply! 

Academic Level:
Graduate Students (Masters)

The Rochester Bridges to the Doctorate Program is the first of its kind that provides scientific mentoring for deaf and hard of hearing individuals to become a strong candidate for a doctoral degree program in biomedical or behavioral science disciplines. The University of Rochester (UR) is a premier research institution that offers graduate lab research experience, doctoral-level mentoring, and valuable networking opportunities. The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) has a number of master's degrees in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. The National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) is one of nine colleges at RIT, and is the foremost technical higher education institution for the deaf in the world. Deaf and hard of hearing students will be paired with faculty, students, and staff from NTID, RIT, and UR to gain skills necessary for graduate studies and career advancement.
Recently updated.

Participating Institution(s):
(Click an institution to see all programs it hosts or sponsors)
University of Rochester (Lead)
National Technical Institute for the Deaf
Rochester Institute of Technology

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences

Big Data Science
Biological Systems Engineering
Cognitive Sciences
Environmental Toxicology
Infectious Disease
Microbial Biology
Science Policy

Learn More and Apply!

This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)

Page last updated 5/20/2024
Click here to submit updates to this program listing!

Create your own user feedback survey


a flag denotes an institution that is the lead of an allianceInstitution that is the lead of an alliance

An exclamation point denotes a program with an upcoming deadlineUpcoming deadline

an airplane denotes a study abroad opportunityProgram includes a study abroad component

icon indicating a short-term opportunityDifferent from a program, an opportunity is generally short-term; they include paid workshops, travel funds, or professional development opportunities

icon indicating a nationwide programNationwide programs are not based at individual institutions

an airplane denotes a study abroad opportunityProgram Just Posted

a suitcase denotes portable fundingPortable Funding

a globe denotes funding for international studentsFunds International Students

a checkbox denotes a program recently updatedProgram recently updated