College of Medicine
The undergraduate physiology major prepares students to continue their studies at the graduate level in health professions such as medicine, dentistry, physician assistant, physical therapy, or in academic and research programs in physiology, biology, and neuroscience. Students receive grounding in the biology and physical sciences and more extensive instruction in the physiological sciences such as integrated cellular physiology, endocrine physiology, exercise and environmental physiology, cardiovascular physiology and neurophysiology.
Physiology is the only undergraduate major offered through the College of Medicine. Upon completion of the program, the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences degree, with a major in physiology is awarded by the College of Medicine.
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- Twenty academic departments, including six in the basic sciences
- Nine renowned education and research Centers of Excellence, including the Arizona Arthritis Center, Arizona Center on Aging, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center, Arizona Hispanic Center of Excellence, Arizona Respiratory Center, Steele Children's Research Center, UA Sarver Heart Center, Valley Fever Center for Excellence.
- Dual-degree programs allow student to earn combined degrees: MD/PhD; MD/MPH; MD/MBA
- More than 1,600 total faculty
- Many faculty physicians are on staff at affiliated teaching hospitals, University Medical Center and University Physicians Healthcare Hospital