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TWUs Library and Information Studies and Occupational and Physical Therapy programs rank among the nations best. TWU is the only university in Texas to offer PhDs in Dance, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and Women’s Studies.

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Scholarship for veterans, reservists, and active duty students

Starting Fall 2017 a new scholarship fund will be available for graduate students who are veterans, reservists, or active duty. The TWU Veteran Graduate Scholarship award amounts will vary on a case by case basis. Applicants should contact Alex Alvarado, TWU's Certifying Official, at for more information and application instructions.

Graduate Student Council wins Outstanding Student Organization of the Year Award

Congratulations to the Graduate Student Council on winning the Outstanding Student Organization of the Year Award. Additionally, congratulations to Shannon Combest, PhD Candidate, Nutrition & Food Sciences and President, Graduate Student Council who won the Campus Leader with a Heart Award.

College Students Watch Tax Plan for Changes in Tuition Breaks

NBC5 Dallas/Fort Worth

Graduate students around the country fear they won't be able to afford school under the proposed Republican tax plan, which would end tax breaks the students get on the value of their tuition.

Carving a New Path through Experiential Learning

When she was a little girl, Kwentoria Williams, dreamed of being a doctor. But as she grew up, she realized her strengths lay elsewhere. With an affinity for leadership and organization, she set her sights on a career in hospital administration. That career path took a slight turn after Williams opted into Texas Woman's experiential learning program. As a staff member in Congressman Al Green's office, she is now working to make sure the community's collective voice is heard on health policies. 

Dance alumni receives fellowship to write feminist choreography book

Texas Woman’s University alumna Candice Salyers has received a $30,000 fellowship from the American Association of University Women to write a book on feminist choreography. 

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18 Doctoral Characteristics

A snapshot of all doctoral programs at public universities and health-related institutions