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Health Sciences

The purpose of the program is to enhance students' knowledge in the biomedical and public health disciplines and to help develop and achieve career goals.

The degree spans two consecutive semesters and the entire summer session.

Career Profile

Graduates will be prepared for entrance into professional programs: medicine, dentistry, doctor of physical therapy, physician assistant; entrance into academic graduate programs: Ph.D., M.P.H., doctorate in public health; and positions in government and education.

Course Delivery Options


Program Application Requirements

Resume/CV, 3 Letters of recommendation, Personal Statement

Program Application Test Requirements


Application Deadlines

Fall Priority

​April 1

Fall Deadline

July 15

Summer Priority

April 1

Summer Deadline

​April 15

Admissions Requirements

Resume/CV, 3 Letters of recommendation, Personal Statement

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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