12 months
25782 USD/year
25782 USD/year
8938 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences at the University of Mississippi Medical Center offers a Master of Science degree in the Biomedical Sciences (MS-BMS). 


Students in this program have the opportunity to take classes in biochemistry, physiology, pharmacology, microbiology, human anatomy, cell biology and histology, biomedical research and more. 


The Biomedical Sciences degree program from University of Mississippi is designed to meet the needs of those students seeking to broaden and deepen their scientific knowledge base in their pursuit of:

  • medical, dental, physician assistant, pharmacy or graduate (PhD) school admission
  • junior/community college level teaching positions
  • government employment opportunities

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Fundamental Biochemistry
  • Fundamental Histology & Cell Biology
  • Fundamental Physiology
  • Professional Development for Biomedical Careers
  • Fundamental Microbiology
  • Fundamental Pharmacology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Admission occurs on a rolling basis beginning in December and continuing until the class is filled.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts/degree certificates of all institutions of higher education attended (must be official or officially certified, and must include an English translation)
    • Copy of English language proficiency test score
    • Copy of passport identification page(s)
    • Letters of Recommendation (unless uploaded via the online application system)
    • Statement of Purpose (unless uploaded via the online application system)
  • Preference is given to students with an overall undergraduate GPA ≥ 3.0 on a 4 point scale.
Applicants must provide a standardized test score that meets the following criteria:
  • ≥ 295 combined verbal and quantitative on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), OR
  • ≥ 492 MCAT, OR
  • ≥ 15 DAT 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25782 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25782 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8938 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Oxford

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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