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Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences


Completion of this degree offers opportunities in academic institutions, industry, government agencies and administration. The curriculum, pursued full time, typically is completed in approximately two to three years. Part-time students are accepted at the discretion of the department. This degree is offered in the following departments: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (includes Bioinformatics); Biostatistics and Epidemiology; Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology; Cell and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics; Microbiology and Immunology; Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; Neurosciences. More information can be found at


In general applicants are required to have a cumulative GPA of 3.0, a competitive GRE score, and a baccalaureate degree. Specific requirements and exceptions can be found on the individual descriptions of each program. Additional requirements can be found at

Application Process

All applications to the College of Graduate Studies must be submitted online. If you are unable to apply online you must petition the Office of the Dean for special accommodation explaining why you are unable to apply online.

To proceed to the next step in the application process choose a program below.

Fields of Study

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (includes Bioinformatics)

Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Cell and Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 

Regenerative Medicine and Cell Biology

Microbiology and Immunology


Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


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March 13, 2014 11:20 AM

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