Biomedical Sciences

MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (GM50)

Byrd Biotechnology Science Center 301F (map)
304-696-3365
https://jcesom.marshall.edu/research

GRADUATE RECRUITMENT COORDINATOR

Mrs. Diana R. Maue
Byrd Biotechnology Science Center 301F
304-696-3365
maue1@marshall.edu

AREAS OF EMPHASIS OFFERED:
Cancer Biology | Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity and Diabetes | Medical Sciences | Infectious and Immunological Diseases| Neuroscience and Developmental Biology | Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences
CERTIFICATES:
None.
CURRICULUM:
32 credit hours thesis; 36 credit hours non-thesis.
NORMAL TIME TO COMPLETE FOR FULL-TIME STUDENT:
2 years.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:
The areas of study which students choose are flexible and research-oriented to develop the interests, capabilities and potential of individuals pursuing careers in academic or industrial biomedical sciences.
PROGRAM OBJECTIVES:
The non-thesis option is for students in the Medical Sciences area of emphasis who wish to pursue non-research careers in the health professions or in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries. NOTE: admission to the program does not guarantee admission to medical school.
JOBS RELATED TO THIS PROGRAM:
For more information, please click on the links below to the O*NET website supported by the U.S. Department of Labor.

  • 17-2031.00 Biomedical Engineers Bright Outlook
  • 19-1029.00 Biological Scientists, All Other Bright Outlook
  • 25-1042.00 Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary Bright Outlook
  • 19-1042.00 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists Bright Outlook
APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ADMISSION:
Rolling admission with a final deadline of June 1.
GRE OR OTHER TEST REQUIRED:
For the Research MS, the GRE is required.
For the Medical Sciences area of emphasis, NO ENTRANCE EXAM is required.
PROGRAM LOCATION:
Huntington