Master of Sciences in Medical Sciences (MSMS)

Ponce Health Sciences University

Program Description

Master of Sciences in Medical Sciences (MSMS)

Ponce Health Sciences University

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.

Curriculum

MSMScurriculum

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university including the following coursework:
    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
    *Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Sciences, and/or Economics
  • 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

Duration

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.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2019
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
1 - 2 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
58,418 USD
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Locations
Puerto Rico - Ponce, Ponce
Start date : Feb. 2019, Sept. 2019
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Dates
Feb. 2019, Sept. 2019
Puerto Rico - Ponce, Ponce
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