M.Sc. On Campus

Experimental and Molecular Pathology

24 months
60446 USD/year
60446 USD/year
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The primary objectives of this Experimental and Molecular Pathology MSc program offered by University of Southern California are to provide the necessary theoretical and practical training in experimental pathology that culminates with the master of science degree.


The University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. An anchor institution in Los Angeles, a global center for arts, technology and international business, USC’s diverse curricular offerings provide extensive opportunities for interdisciplinary study and collaboration with leading researchers in highly advanced learning environments.

Career Opportunities

Goals of the Experimental and Molecular Pathology MSc program offered by University of Southern California are to train students in preparation for senior research staff or senior technician positions in academic or industrial institutes, further MD or PhD study, consultantships requiring multidisciplinary backgrounds or advanced teaching positions in community colleges.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Infection and Host Responses 
  • Cell Biology 
  • Pathobiology of Disease 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Methods in Cellular and Clinical Pathology 
  • Methods in Molecular Pathology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


34 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The prerequisite for applicants to this program in pathology is a bachelor’s degree with an undergraduate major in one of the natural sciences.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 in the natural sciences (including mathematics) is usually required. Applicants must achieve a competitive score on the general portions of the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE).
  • In addition, the department requires at least two letters of recommendation from faculty members who can evaluate the applicant’s potential for graduate work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    60446 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30223 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    60446 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30223 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 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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