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    Mississippi College
  Nov 27, 2020
GRADUATE CATALOG 2012-2013 [Archived Catalog]

Biology (Medical Sciences), M.S.

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The Master of Science in Biology (Medical Sciences) program is designed to prepare students for a career in medical sciences research or for those students wishing to enter medical or dental school. This degree can be completed in one calendar year. For those who have a Class A Standard Educator License, this degree meets the requirement for Class AA Standard Educator License.

Admission Requirements

  1. Students must have a minimum score on one of the following exams in order to enroll in this program: MCAT 20, DAT 15, General GRE: Verbal -150 , Quantitative-145. Acceptable standardize exams must be submitted prior enrollment.
  2. Science undergraduate hours requirement: 16 hours of biology, 16 hours of chemistry, and 8 hours of physics are required to enter this program.

Requirements of the Program

Students must complete a minimum of 33 semester hours of graduate work. Students must take BIO 6430 . Students must take 3 of the 4 following courses, BIO 5403 - Vertebrate Histology , BIO 5410 - Human Gross Anatomy , BIO 5412 - Medical Physiology , BIO 5425 - Human Neuroanatomy . The remaining courses may be taken from the following:

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