12 months
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17982 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences - Pharmacology from Kent State University provides substantial opportunity to conduct research in molecular targeting, drug design and drug delivery in developing new approaches to treat disease. 

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Overview

The multidisciplinary Biomedical Sciences - Pharmacology program from Kent State University enrolls a select group of graduate students interested in research-based careers in pharmacology, and provides a balance of classroom and laboratory work involving faculty at Kent State University and Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED). Strong research foci exist in the areas of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, neurodegenerative and blood brain barrier pharmacology. Interdisciplinary approaches to research and theoretical problems are strongly emphasized.

The M.S. degree in Biomedical Sciences–Pharmacology is offered in consortium with Cleveland Clinic and  Northeast Ohio Medical University.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Publish their research in peer-reviewed journals
  • Demonstrate the ability to teach undergraduate students
  • Seek employment in fields that reflect their area of training

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bioanthropological Data Analysis I
  • Biological Statistics
  • Cellular and Molecular Signaling
  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology Journal Review
  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Biomedical Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100
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Credits

32 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100
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110
Take A Free Practice Test!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000-point scale
  • Official transcript(s)
  • GRE general test scores (effective for spring 2023 admissions, the GRE will no longer be required)
  • Goal statement indicating the applicant's interests in pharmacology and career aspirations
  • Academic preparation adequate to complete graduate coursework in general chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, physics and physiology
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 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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