Biomedical Science Program, M.Sc. in United States

University of South Carolina

Study in:United States
Deadline: 15 Mar 2019


As a biomedical sciences student, you’ll work closely with a mentor who will help you expand your research skills, get published in scientific journals and present at conferences. Our close relationship with the main USC campus gives you access to all of the state-of-the-art technology and funding that you would expect from a Tier 1 research university.The Biomedical Science Program delivered by University of South Carolina is designed with the student in mind, allowing you to find the path which will help you achieve your ultimate career goal.

Program Structure

Courses included:

  • Biochemistry for the Biomedical Sciences
  • Biomedical Biochemistry
  • Biological Chemistry
  • Biomedical Science Interdisciplinary Laboratory
  • Ethics in Biomedical Research
  • Seminar in Biomedical Science

Academic Requirements

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today’s graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections – Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 – 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 – 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 – 6 score scale in half-point increments.

    GRE scores above 50th percentile.

You must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from accredited college or university and at least two semester of:

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Organic chemistry
  • Math (preferably through calculus)

Other Requirements:

  • GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • GRE scores above 50th percentile.
  • TOEFL of 100 for non-native English speakers.

Detailed Program Facts

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