M.Sc. On Campus

Comparative Medicine

Wake Forest University

36 months
38650 USD/year
38650 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Masters Program in Comparative Medicine at Wake Forest University School of Medicine (WFSM) is intended to provide graduate research training specifically for individuals holding the DVM degree.


Key Features

Our commitment to pre- and post-doctoral education and training in the areas of comparative medicine and molecular and cellular pathobiology is integral to our mission. This mission is facilitated by the unique nature of our animal facilities and our faculty's expertise in working with animal models.

The Comparative Medicine program at Wake Forest University provides master’s degree candidates the opportunity to conduct research on a variety of key topics within the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Diseases of Laboratory Animals
  • Animal Models in Biomedical Research
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Advanced Topics in Comparative Medicine
  • Research
  • Course related to candidate's research interest

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Each application, whether from a domestic or international applicant, is evaluated and considered on its own merits and academic qualifications. Consideration is also given to previous research experience, publications, and work performance.
  • International applicants whose native language is not English are required to take the TOEFL or IELTS examinations
  • Applicants whose native language is not English, but English was the primary medium of instruction at the public, undergraduate, or graduate school level, should include an official statement from their degree granting institution confirming that English was the medium of instruction. Once this statement has been received, the Graduate School will confirm by email or written document that the English requirement has been met.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38650 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    38650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38650 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Winston-Salem

864 - 1409 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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