University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Piscataway

Biomedical Sciences


30 Bergen Street-ADMC 110

Newark, NJ 07107

United States




1-973-972 - 7986

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PhD- Biomedical Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The UMDNJ-Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences has introduced a new multidisciplinary Master of Science program in the Biomedical Sciences. The program is directed toward individuals interested in careers in the pharmaceutical industry or in improving their science base for application to dental or medical school. The MSBS program has specified core requirements, but is flexible in order to accommodate diverse needs and interests of the students.

The core of the program includes courses in biochemistry and molecular biology, cell and tissue biology, genetics,immunology, and biomedical computing. The student then may choose electives in pharmacology, physiology,neurobiology, and related areas. The program includes laboratory experience and a research thesis. It is designed to be completed within two years, but can be done in a year or extended up to four years.



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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