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Applied Life Sciences

Keck Graduate Institute

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
40990 USD/year
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About

The two-year MS in Applied  Life Sciences program at Keck Graduate Institute prepares graduates to translate scientific discoveries into medical products through training in clinical research, management, and the context within which medical science is translated for societal benefit

Overview

This two-year Applied Life Sciences MS program at Keck Graduate Institute aims to teach individuals to translate scientific research into medical products useful to the world at large. It emphasizes specific training in translational and clinical research skills and a deep understanding of the context within which medical science is translated for societal benefit, including management skills. The program prepares students for a successful lifelong career in translational and clinical research, as well as management.

Learning outcomes

Graduates are uniquely positioned to excel in a variety of careers addressing the critical and managerial needs in research and development of biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, as well as clinical and academic laboratories. In addition, as the program combines rigorous graduate-level courses with a yearlong biomedical or clinical research projects, it is a stepping stone to doctoral degrees (MD/DO, PhD, PharmD, etc.) 

Programme Structure

What sets the MS program apart from other master’s programs?
  • Life science industry focus
  • Applied translational course work
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Applied translational research
  • Clinical research
  • Real life company-sponsored team projects
Students learn to: 
  • Perform hypothesis-driven research
  • Evaluate research design and methodology, and analyze and report data results
  • Assess literature, identify knowledge gaps, and convey findings to the scientific community
  • Translate scientific discoveries into products that benefit society
  • Communicate effectively with scientists, engineers, and business professionals
  • Contribute productively on an interdisciplinary team tackling complex problems
  • Adhere to ethical principles in research, development, and business issues

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement
  • Resume
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • English Language Proficiency
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Admission Interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    40990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40990 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    40990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40990 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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