Marshall University

School of Medicine

Biomedical Sciences


1 John Marshall Dr

Huntington, WV 25755

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. an interdisciplinary program with research cluster options including Cancer Biology; Cardiova, M.S. with area of emphasis in Medical Sciences (medical school preparatory program); ;M.S. thesis b

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The key objective of the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program is to graduate students who have a broad didactic knowledge in the biomedical sciences with defined interests and specialized training in one of the following areas: Cancer Biology; Cardiovascular Disease, Obesity, and Diabetes; Molecular Mechanisms of Pathogenesis; Neuroscience and Developmental Biology; Toxicology and Environmental Health Sciences. The program is designed to be flexible and research-oriented in order to develop the interests, capabilities and potential of all participating students for a career in one of the specialized areas of academic or industrial biomedical science. Interdepartmental collaboration in research and coursework provides each student with the opportunity to obtain a broad, diversified background in biomedical research. Additional coursework and more specialized research training are offered by faculty in individual departments to fully develop each student's ability to conduct independent research in a particular sub-discipline.


Marshall University is accredited as an institution of higher learning by the Commission on Institut

International Student Requirements:

Visit the Center for International Programs website:

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

Find Schools