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M.Sc. On Campus

Biomolecular Science

Lipscomb University

11 months
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1080 USD/credit 35640 USD/full
1080 USD/credit 35640 USD/full
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About

Students with a master’s degree are stronger candidates for entrance into medical school. And changing careers or receiving a promotion is a competitive process. But with a Lipscomb University M.S. in Biomolecular Science, these facts won't be a hurdle for you. 

Overview

You'll find we can help you significantly strengthen your application into the allied health professions even if your GPA is currently lower than you like. Let us give you the research, experience and opportunities you need to stand out. 

The Biomolecular Science program at Lipscomb University emphasizes cancer biology, immunology and infectious disease and genetics. With an average class size of 14, you'll get the attention you crave and deserve. And that attention will come from a proven faculty who are not only extensively published and performing cutting-edge research, but are mentors deeply committed to your academic, professional and spiritual preparation. 

Whether you want to enter clinical science or the allied health sciences, we'll work with you to ensure you are a stronger applicant and a valuable asset in the market. By the way, 80 percent of our pre-med grads who applied to medical school have a checkmark by that accomplishment, and our Ph.D. acceptance rate is over 90 percent. Take advantage of this opportunity to take part in biomedical research and enhance your professional edge!

  • Basic and applied research laboratories in both the public and private sector
  • Genetic testing
  • Cancer research
  • Developmental genetics
  • Neurobiology
  • DNA forensics and DNA fingerprinting

Career Paths

  • Medical Scientists
Medical scientists conduct research aimed at improving overall human health. They often use clinical trials and other investigative methods to reach their findings.
  • Forensic Science Technicians
Forensic science technicians aid criminal investigations by collecting and analyzing evidence. Many technicians specialize in various types of laboratory analysis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research
  • Biomolecular Laboratory
  • Biostatistics
  • Ethics in Science and Biotechnology
  • Scientific Communication
  • Clinical Research

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 11 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 It is strongly recommended that international students submit their application at least three months prior to the desired date of entrance

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree in one of the biological sciences or closely related fields
  • A strong undergraduate background in Biology, Molecular biology, or Biochemistry having several of the following courses: Cell or Molecular biology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Microbiology, Immunology, Virology, Statistics (must-have)
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 undergraduate GPA
  • Personal Statement
  • Résumé
  • The ideal candidate has undergraduate lab experiences, courses in cell or molecular biology, infectious disease and statistics, an average GPA of at least a 3.2 and a test score above the 50th percentile.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35640 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1080 USD per credit during 11 months.
  • National

    35640 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1080 USD per credit during 11 months.

Living costs for Nashville

1183 - 2197 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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