Whether you want to go on to medical or dental school, work in industry or go on to a doctoral program, this program is flexible enough to let you customize your graduate experience to suit your needs.
This master's program is designed to allow you to find the right path to achieve your goals. You'll work with a research mentor with access to all the resources a Tier 1 research university offers. Your research can directly impact patient care while you prepare for a research position or pursuing a Ph.D.
Tier 1 Research
Study at the state's longest-running top-tier research university and a Carnegie Tier 1 research facility.
Take advantage of the degree's flexibility and breadth of options, and customize your program of study to suit your needs.
Work with faculty researchers who are studying a variety of disorders in order to improve patient care.
Enjoy a close student-faculty relationship and all the opportunities that come with smaller class sizes.
What You’ll Study
Our student and faculty researchers are addressing current gaps in our understanding of a variety of disorders with the goal of directly impacting patient care. Choose from thesis or non-thesis tracks, and pursue the health professions concentration or the applied biotechnology concentration. With your degree in hand, you’ll be prepared for a variety of careers.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Conducting experiments and analyzing data to gain new knowledge and insights in a scientific field
Examining and interpreting information to uncover insights and inform decision making
Communicating scientific research and findings in a clear, accurate and compelling manner
Creating clear and concise documents, such as manuals or instructions, for technical or scientific topics
Delivering a message or presentation to an audience effectively and persuasively
Organizing and overseeing tasks to achieve specific goals
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Medical Doctor
- Faculty Researcher
- Health Care