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Biomedical Sciences

The M.S. degree in the Biomedical Sciences at WVU is also designed for transition to the biomedical Ph.D. program as the didactic curriculum is similar for both the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees.

The M.S. degree in the Biomedical Sciences has a thesis or non-thesis option and can be completed in 2 years.

Students who would like to enhance their competitiveness for entry into advanced professional and graduate programs or who are interested in integrating their studies in the disciplines of biomedical and public health sciences should consider the M.S. of Health Sciences.

As an incoming student, you will:

Career Profile

Graduates obtained competitive job positions or advanced to Ph.D. or professional programs such as:

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Program Application Requirements

Resume/CV, 3 Letters of recommendation, Personal Statement

Program Application Test Requirements


Application Deadlines

Fall Deadline

​February 15

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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