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Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology

12 months
Duration
29772 USD/year
29772 USD/year
15152 USD/year
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About

The Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology program from Michigan State University leading to the degree of master of science is designed to develop an integrative approach to research in clinical, cellular, and molecular problems in comparative medicine and integrative biology. 

Overview

The Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology program from Michigan State University emphasizes development of a firm scientific background in clinical and basic biomedical sciences and the conduct of in-depth original research.

Learning outcomes

The College of Veterinary Medicine offers a master of science program in comparative medicine and integrative biology. Plan A consists of prescribed course work to develop an understanding of major concepts in comparative medicine and integrative biology as well as to acquire comprehensive knowledge of a major field and related subjects, original research of an important problem in human and animal health or biology, a thesis, and (4) a final oral examination. Plan B consists of prescribed course work, and a final oral examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • The Nature and Practice of Scientific Integrity
  • Current Topics in Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology
  • Statistics
  • Problems
  • Statistics II  

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must hold a bachelor of science or a professional medical degree (DVM, DDS, DO, or MD). Students with backgrounds in the life sciences, statistics, bioinformatics, mathematics, and engineering are welcome to apply
  • Applicants must comolete MSU's online application "Application for Graduate Study".
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Upload or email your curriculum vitae.
  • Transcripts sent electronically through a transcript service such as AVOW or eScripSafe need to be sent directly to the MSU Office of Admissions instead of to the CMIB Program Office.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test is required of all applicants.
  • TOEFL scores are required for all applicants whose native language is not English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29772 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    29772 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29772 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15152 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15152 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for East Lansing

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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