Master of Science Biomedical Sciences

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Program Description

The emphasis of the MS in Biomedical Sciences, an academic record enhancer Post Bac program, is to strengthen a student's academic credentials for entrance into Health Professions programs through graduate coursework.  The Post-Bac program at ACPHS has been developed to prepare students interested in pursuing careers in medicine, dentistry, optometry, physician assistant, pharmacy, etc to gain successful entry into Health Professions Programs.

The ACPHS Post-Bac program includes a core set of science courses focused on a comprehensive and clinically relevant infectious disease pathway combined with Humanities courses that develop the intra- and interpersonal skills necessary to become a well-rounded Healthcare Professional.  The program offers career-interest flexibility with bio electives in specific areas of focus and guidance from a Capstone Thesis Advisor from any ACPHS program. Additionally, this program includes a formal MCAT preparation program and has specifically designed workshops to help students prepare for Health Professions application.

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Founded in 1881, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) is a private, independent institution with a long tradition of academic and research excellence. The college’s mission is to edu ... Read More

Founded in 1881, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) is a private, independent institution with a long tradition of academic and research excellence. The college’s mission is to educate the next generation of leaders to improve the health of our society. ACPHS was named the #1 value-added college in the country by the Wall Street Journal and the Brookings Institution. The college has campuses in Albany, NY, and Colchester, VT. Read less