Published Survey
Submission Number: 363
Submission ID: 363
Submission UUID: 5536ab51-8d6d-40dd-b4c0-6f68d40bf244
Submission URI: /publishedsurvey

Created: Wed, 06/10/2020 - 09:53
Completed: Tue, 07/11/2023 - 18:05
Changed: Mon, 07/31/2023 - 11:33

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Language: English

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Current page: Complete
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Contact Information
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Institution Address:
Address 1: Bouvé College of Health Sciences Graduate Admissions
Address 2: 120 Behrakis Health Science Center
Address 3: 360 Huntington Avenue
City: Boston
State: Massachusetts
Zip/Postal Code: 02115
Country: United States

Program Location:: Massachusetts
Admissions Office Contact(s)::
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Program Application Deadline
Application Deadline
What is your application deadline for the upcoming academic year?: June 01, 2024
Does this program use rolling admissions?: Yes

Is your program participating in PharmGrad?: Yes

Application Fee:: $50.00
Application Deadline Description::
Final Deadline is June 1, 2024
Rolling Admission: Applicants are evaluated, and decisions are made on a rolling basis – this usually means that completed applications are reviewed monthly beginning in November 2023

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Program Description
Program Description:
The science and research surrounding human health and disease are becoming more interdisciplinary. In response to this trend, the biomedical sciences MS program allows students to focus on areas across the biomedical sciences to gain training in human (patho)physiology and the application of existing and potential therapeutic approaches to treat disease. The Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences curriculum is particularly appropriate both for those entering as well as those currently employed in the field, including research technicians, clinical laboratory workers, science teachers, and science administrators. For those currently employed, the program can enhance performance in a present position or open new employment opportunities. Graduates of the program will be well-prepared to enter related PhD programs at the university.

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Institution Information
Is your institution public or private?: Private
Is your program accepting applications for this program?: Yes
Program Start Term:: Fall
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Degree Requirements
Credits Required for Degree: : 33
Required Rotations:: Not Required
Seminars:: Not Required
College-based Qualifying/Comprehensive Exam:: Not Required
Other Qualifying Exams or Certifications:: Not Required
Thesis/Dissertation:: Not Required
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Degree Information
Delivery Method: On Campus
Curricular Focus or Concentration::

Area(s) of Study:: Biomedical Sciences, Cellular Biology, Drug Discovery, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, Translational Science
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Program Statistics
Have you previously enrolled students in this program?: Yes
Last academic year-number of accepted students for your program:: 9
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
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Have you graduated your first class for this program?: Yes
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Last 5 academic years-estimated average years of study to graduation:: 2
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GRE and Other Tests
GRE Section
 Is the GRE required?: No

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The GRE is optional for the MS application. 
If the GRE is taken and applied to the application, we required the GRE test must be taken within the last five years. Specialty subject GRE’s are not required. (Suggested score: 305 — A minimum score of 150 Verbal Reasoning and 150 Quantitative Reasoning is preferred).

Are any of the following tests required for international applicants?: TOEFL
Other tests or credentials::
A high score in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for students whose native language is not English, or whose baccalaureate education was at an institution where English was not the language of instruction. For TOEFL suggested score of 100 internet with 22 spoken. This program will not accept IELTS or Duolingo. 

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Letters of Recommendation
Letters of Recommendation:
Are letters of recommendations required by your program?: Yes
 If yes, how many letters of recommendation are required?: 2

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Other Admission Requirements
Minimum overall GPA considered:: 3.0
Recommended overall GPA considered:: 3.0
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A minimum (undergraduate) grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00 or better

A baccalaureate degree in biology, chemistry, medical technology, pharmacy, chemical engineering or a related field.
At least two semesters of undergraduate courses (or their equivalent) in each of the following: mathematics (including calculus), biology, physics, biochemistry, and organic chemistry.

Applicants who have degree coursework from institutions outside of the United States must submit a credential evaluation. We require the iCAP WES package that evaluates your transcripts course by course. Transcript evaluations will allow our reviewers to better understand the educational system in which you studied. We will not review international applicants without the transcript evaluation.

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Financial Support
Percentage of students receiving financial support:: 0
Type of financial support available:: None
What is the minimum financial support for eligible students apart from tuition remission?: N/A
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Background Checks and Drug Screenings
Is your institution participating in the PharmGrad-facilitated Criminal Background Check (CBC) Service?: No
Is your institution participating in the PharmGrad-facilitated Drug Screening Service?: No
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