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Biomedical Science

University of the Incarnate Word

Master
12 months
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960 USD/credit
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About

Pursue a broad graduate degree (science, research, bioethics and medical humanities) and benefit from distinguished clinical faculty and state-of-the-art facilities during the Biomedical Science programme from University of the Incarnate Word.

Overview

The Master of Biomedical Science (MBS) program from University of the Incarnate Word is a one-year, 37-credit hour program designed to enhance the scientific knowledge of graduates who desire to pursue a professional degree in the biomedical sciences or in healthcare including a PhD, a medical degree through either a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) program, Physician Assistant, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, or Dentistry. 

The curriculum integrates science, research, bioethics and medical humanities, with an emphasis on population health, culminating into a final capstone project.

The University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine offers an innovative one-year program designed to enhance the scientific knowledge of graduates who desire to pursue a professional degree in the biomedical sciences or in healthcare.

Learners will go through a rigorous curriculum that integrates science, research, bioethics and medical humanities, with an emphasis on population health, culminating into a final capstone project.

The University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine is located at the up-and-coming Brooks community on the southside of San Antonio, Texas, home of the former U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine. Students in the MBS program share faculty and facilities with learners in the DO program.

Programme Structure

Courses included: 

  • Human Anatomy
  • Advanced Cell Biology and Biochemistry
  • Health Humanities
  • Research Methods & Design 
  • Epidemiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3.5

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.
83
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
56

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The MBS admissions committee recommends a minimum MCAT score of 500 to be competitive with the general pool of candidates. Over the last two years, approximately 65 percent of MBS graduates applying to the DO program were admitted and matriculated.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 960 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 960 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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