Medical Physiology

Loyola University Chicago

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1033 USD/credit
1033 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Medical Physiology is the basis of medicine. As such, the Master of Science in Physiology (MSMP) Program at Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Campus at Loyola University Chicago is designed for college graduates.


The Medical Physiology Program at Loyola University Chicago is a non-thesis, full-time, nine month curriculum running from early September to late May. MSMP students will pursue intensive studies in graduate cell physiology, physiological biochemistry, organ system medical physiology, neurophysiology, basic human anatomy, introduction to pathophysiology and clinical bioethics.

Learning outcomes

The Program at Loyola University Chicago also includes a course on Professional Development to help each student with their applications to future biomedical programs. Each student in the MSMP Program will be assigned a faculty adviser to guide them throughout the program, as well as with their postgraduate applications. We also provide assistance for students interested in local volunteer community programs to further explore various medically related career paths and as part of their future applications to professional biomedical programs. Our courses are designed specifically for MSMP students and are classroom-taught by medical school faculty professors who have extensive experience teaching at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. Successful completion of the MSMP Program will provide the student with a strong foundation for success in future professional biomedical programs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cell Physiology
  • Biochemical Physiology
  • Function of the Human Body
  • Professional Development
  • Clinical Bioethics
  • Fundamentals of Neurophysiology
  • Function of Human Body
  • Basic Human Anatomy
  • Introduction to Human Pathophysiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Completed Application Form
  • Letters of Recommendation 
  • Statement of PurposeTest Scores (GMAT or GRE)
  • Professional Resume
  • Language Test Requirement
  • Transcript Evaluation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1033 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1033 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1033 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1033 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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