M.Sc. On Campus

Translational Biomedicine

The University of Iowa

24 months
28162 USD/year
30334 USD/year
11387 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MS in Translational Biomedicine is an interdisciplinary degree awarded by the Graduate College. The MS is a nonthesis degree at The University of Iowa. 


About Translational Biomedicine at The University of Iowa

The Translational Biomedicine Program offers training in translational biomedicine, biostatistics, ethics, and in various elective areas while providing time to conduct mentored research under the direction of an interdisciplinary team. It is specifically tailored to clinicians in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, and psychology, as well as to Ph.D. researchers conducting translational research in the biomedical sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Translational Biomedical Research
  • Translational Biomedicine
  • Epidemiology I: Principles
  • Clinical Research Ethics
  • Statistical Methods in Epidemiology
  • Clinical Epidemiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree from another country as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • A minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00, or the foreign equivalent as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • English Proficiency Requirements
  • submit the online application to the Graduate College and pay the $60 application fee by credit card ($100 for international applicants).
  • A personal statement
  • A curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A set of your unofficial academic records/transcripts uploaded on your Admissions Profile.
  • Once recommended for admission, international students must send a Financial Statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28162 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28162 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30334 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30334 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11387 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11387 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 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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