The Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS) is an integrated, multidisciplinary interdepartmental program in the basic medical sciences that provide trainees with a broad-based one-year core curriculum designed to improve their academic credentials for admission to professional schools.
- Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university including the following coursework:
*Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Sciences, and/or Economics
Courses Credits General Biology I & II with Labs 8 General Chemistry I & II with Labs 8 Organic Chemistry I & II with Labs 8 Physics I & II with Labs 8 Mathematics 6 Behavioral and Social Sciences* 6 Biochemistry Course 3 Spanish 3 English 3
- Fully bilingual in English and Spanish (read, write, speak and understand)
- Cumulative GPA and Science GPA of ≥ 2.7
- MCAT scores
The completion of a graduate degree in science or health allied field may be used to substitute the GPA and science GPA of the bachelor’s degree.
Application deadline: JULY 10
The program is designed to take 2 years to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2014-2015, *% finished in 2 years.
*Fewer than 10 students completed this program in 2014-15. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
Cost & Fees
Tuition and fees: $58,418
Books and supplies: $5,150
On-campus room & board: not offered
*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.
Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans.
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