Medical Research, M.Sc. | Wayne State University | Detroit, United States
12 months
1732 USD/credit 51960 USD/year
1732 USD/credit 51960 USD/year
917 USD/credit 27510 USD/year
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Medical Research from Wayne State University provides broadly-based interdisciplinary didactic and research master's level training in medical research for individuals who have professional medical, dental, or pharmaceutical background degrees.


Medical Research from Wayne State University includes basic medical science courses as well as research. Completion of the degree requires an independent research project and thesis.


Medical Research from Wayne State University is designed for individuals who wish to expand their basic science research training in preparation for entry into a Ph.D. program; as a mechanism for changing one's research emphasis (e.g., sabbatical training); or as a prerequisite to entry into academic medical, veterinary medical, dental, or pharmacologic careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods for Public Health Professionals
  • Molecular Biology of Viruses
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics
  • Drugs and the Addictive Process
  • Pharmacology Lecture
  • Principles of Toxicology
  • Basic Graduate Physiology Lecture
  • Neurobiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International applicants must complete the equivalent of a U.S. four-year bachelor's degree, including all state and external/internal examinations required for the degree. 
  • Submit your transcript(s)
  • Demonstrate English proficiency 
  • Pay the non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Test Scores
  • If you are applying to a master's program, your minimum undergraduate GPA must be 2.75 or its equivalent in upper division coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1732 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    51960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1732 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    27510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 917 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Detroit

1050 - 1770 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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