masters biomedical science

  1. Elms Graduate

    Good Experience at Elms College

    Giving a shout-out to the Elms College Biomedical Masters Program and, more importantly, Janet Williams for helping me gain two medical school acceptances! I was a non-traditional applicant with poor undergraduate academic performance and little research experience. Elms helped me develop and...
  2. melissa Curlee

    LMU MVBS Program

    Hi! So I applied to the LMU Veterinary Bioscience master's program hoping to start in the Fall and wanted to reach out to ask others that have applied what the timeline as far as hearing back looks like, thanks!
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    Rutgers Masters Program in 1 Year

    Hello I am looking at Rutgers Dental Scholars program and see that it can be completed in 1 year, 1.5 years, and 2 years. Has anyone completed this program in 1 year? If so how rigorous was it? I do not want to waste more time, so I am only looking at 1 year masters programs if anyone can offer...
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    NOVA MBS Post Bacc 2022-2023

    I noticed there isn’t a group for this next NSU MBS Post Bacc program cycle. Wanted to know who all is applying and hearing back. See what can be expected and how collective knowledge about specifics can help! Currently I applied March 22nd haven’t heard back yet Sci GPA: 3.2 Overall GPA 3.6...
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    Barry University BMS 2022

    Hey everyone! I haven’t seen any recent posts about Barry’s BMS program. I received my acceptance today but just wanted more feedback before making my decision. I was placed on the 2 year track. Is it possible to change it to a shorter one? What’s the average amount of students accepted into...
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    Rutgers MBS Spring 2022

    Hi guys, just wondering if anyone got their acceptances yet? I applied about a month ago and still waiting to hear back, on the dental scholars track if that makes any difference. :confused:
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    Should I apply this cycle for dental school even though I have to retake a summer course?

    Hi everyone I'm currently getting my masters right now in medical sciences. Its only a year long so I'll be graduated by May of 2021. Yet, unfortunately I did not pass a science course that is only available during the summer. So in order to get my masters degree, I need to retake that science...
  8. JustFlossy

    ~* List of Post-Bacc/Masters Programs (EXCEL SHEET) *~

    Hey everyone! I took some time to throw together all of the pre-dental post-bacc/Masters programs I could find on one organized spreadsheet. It's divided into 3 sections: career changers, academic enhancers, and underrepresented/disadvantaged student-centered. Of course, I might have left a few...
  9. dentafloss20

    NSU Master of Biomedical science 2020 Fall & Winter

    Anyone apply to the MBS program still waiting to hear back or accepted/rejected. I saw an old thread so decided to create a new one for 2020 here.
  10. odette.rosales

    What MBS program do I choose for Fall 2020?

    I recently got accepted to these following Masters in Biomedical Sciences programs for Fall 2020 and would love some guidance on how to best decide which program to attend. Ultimately, I am looking to start medical school in Fall 2021 so I am looking for a program that will best increase the...
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    Help Me Decide: FIU HWCOM Graduate Certificate vs. USF Masters in Medical Sciences (MSMS P3)

    Hi All, I've been accepted to both the Graduate Certificate in Molecular and Biomedical Sciences program at Florida International University (FIU) Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) and the Masters of Science in Medical Sciences, Pre-Professional Program (MSMS P3/MSP3) at the...
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    Charles R. Drew University (CDU) Master of Science in Biomedical Science(MBS) 2019 thread

    Anyone been accepted or applied this year?
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    Nova Southeastern University Masters of Biomedical Science (MBS) 2019

    Hey there, I applied to NSU-KPCOM's MBS program and didn't see a thread for 2019 so I decided to make one! I am in-state applicant and I am wondering any out of state applicants, where are you guys from? Anyone receive an interview yet??
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    AZ Midwestern University MABS 2019-2020

    Hello Everyone, Has anyone here received an acceptance yet? I have my interview next week and I'm feeling nervous. I applied MD/DO and I didn't receive any interviews probably due to my low science GPA (3.2) but I'm really liking what I've seen about this program. Any advice for the...
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    LOW GPA but still hopeful

    What are my chances to get into a DO program? What programs would accept me? Or should I apply to post bacc/ or masters program? I have a 2.88 GPA. BS in Human Biology. I have not taken the MCAT (January 2019). I am 26yrs Female African American. I have well over 2000 hours of clinical...
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    Masters Program for Dental School

    Are there any dental schools that have a large student body of students with Masters programs? I am currently in a biomedical masters and wanted to apply to schools with a stronger favoring of masters degrees.
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    Accepted to both, any recommendation on which program to attend? I live in Florida.
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    Should I pursue masters, just apply, or DIY post bacc?

    Hello, I just wanted to see what the best option for getting into med school. I had a 3.2 cgpa until my senior year. At the beginning of my senior year, I was a victim of an assault. It really took a toll over me. I withdrew from most of my classes.... I received a F in organic & my semester...
  19. minh5319

    Will a masters program help me get into medical school?

    Need Advice Please. I am deciding on whether I should do a masters program or not for this upcoming fall term. I applied to Nova MBS, USF MMS and Lecom MMS. Stats: 498 MCAT and 3.8 science. Also planning on retaking the MCAT as well. Just wanted to know whether doing a masters will help my...
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    Hello to anyone kind enough to read this, I'm new and this is my first post here (although I've read several posts by many of you). I graduated with a BS in Biology. I finished with a horrendous GPA of 2.4 and 134 credit hours. (I'd failed and retook a few classes, but was mostly a C student)...
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    Applicant Specific: Low sGPA - One Year Masters or More Undergad?

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    Barry Univ BMS Masters Program- Spring 2018

    Hey everyone, just wanted to start a thread for people entering Barry’s BMS program for the Spring 2018 semester. I was just admitted to the pre-dental program. I will be moving to Florida from out of state and am looking for housing starting in Janurary. If anyone is looking for a male...
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    Chances for Masters before Med School?

    Hi- I am a student in New Jersey. cGPA: 3.3 sGPA: 3.2 MCAT: 504 127/124/126/127 Biomedical Engineering major (worst decision to tag this with pre-med). Leadership and volunteer experience in clinical and engineering settings. I am graduating this semester and applying to masters in...
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    PCOM Biomedical Sciences 2018-2019

    I was wondering if you guys thought I had any chance of getting into PCOM biomedical sciences program for the fall of 2018. My Stats: cGPA: 2.87 GPA over the past 2 years: 3.08 MCAT: 492 (retaking) I have made significant progress over the last 2 semesters, making deans list. Do I have a shot?
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    Reapplicant personal statement

    I applied in 2015 and was rejected. After that I started a masters program in biomedical sciences , I wanted to know if it is in my favor to say I wasn't accepted on my personal statement, and that as a result of not getting in I went for my masters?! since I have already talked about the...
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    Rowan MBS program vs. Midwestern (Glendale) MABS program

    I've been accepted to both programs. Made a list of a few notable points for each, can't decide where to go. Rowan: Guaranteed interview with a 3.6 GPA NJ is close to fam Tuition is 30k Waiting to hear back on specific statistics regarding how many interviewed applicants from the MBS program...
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    Did poorly in my SMP. HELP

    So I went to UNTHSC Post Bacc program. I'm about to graduate but I didn't do well in this program. I got alot of B's. So my overall GPA is 3.22. I did poorly in my undergrad, and I wanted to use this opportunity to increase my GPA, but clearly that didn't work out. Got so many 88 or 89s in...
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    MA in Biomedical Sciences 2017-2018 (Glendale AZ)

    Hey guys, I was accepted to this program today and wanted to start a thread for the 2017 cohort so we can talk about details, concerns, etc. Any feedback from anyone who has completed this program would be greatly appreciated. They increased the class size to 150 apparently, so that means more...
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    What is the Benefit of M.S / M.D?

    Hello, I'm getting ready to apply to medical schools. I also has an interest in research. I'm wondering what is the knowledge difference of an M.S (biomedical sciences) / M.D, vs just an M.D. is its a difference of laboratory techniques? Perhaps some statistics? Neither would be in a...
  30. Cait

    How to make up for low GPA caused by medical condition?

    Hello! I am currently a junior at my university, and due to an undiagnosed health condition (which is documented on my medical records) I was unable to perform well in school and now have a very low GPA. I went from making a 3.7+ GPA per semester to barely passing classes. I took difficult...
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    Rutgers GSBS Spring 2017

    Hi guys I just got accepted to the dental scholar program. If any students currently in the program or old students can provide me some advice that would be great!
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    I've never been this depressed in my life. I'm here to seek advice on where to go from here.

    First off I do apologize on this being a "first post" on a new account. I'm actually a regular member on here, but I chose to use a new account for anonymity as I'm going through a pretty difficult time in my life and didn't want to post under my regular username. I hope you understand. So I...
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    A fork in the road, what are my chances really?

    Hello everyone! I think this is my first posting in a long time, so please excuse if this is in the wrong place. I recently graduated from UT Austin (well, one online class left, will be finished in a week or two, but basically graduated). I've received an offer from a job in Washington D.C...
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    My chances for Rutgers MBS?

    Hello, I'm interested in essentially going to dental school. My undergrad gpa isn't great (2.7) so I know I need to join a masters or post-bacc program to redeem myself. Does anyone know what the stats are for masters programs like Rutgers or Barry U are like? OR have any recommendations to...
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    Pre- dent Master programs opinions 2016

    Hi!! Im pre-dent with a very uncompetitive undergrad GPA (around 2.7). Had a lot going on my junior and senior year but somehow made it though and graduated although my GPA took a toll. I chose not to chance taking the DAT and just apply straight to Masters programs. So i took a year off and...
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    Midwestern University (IL) MBS Program 2016

    Hey! So I was put on the alternate list for the MBS program at Midwestern University (Downers Grove IL) campus. Has anyone else been put on the list? If so, anyone hear anything from them recently or know any information about movement on their alternate list. I updated them with some things...
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    MS: TouroCOM-Middletown vs. PCOM

    Hi guys! I have been planning on attending TouroCOM Middletown's 1-year Master's program next year, which has a guaranteed acceptance into their DO program if you obtain a 3.5 GPA and pass the comprehensive exam. Apparently ~50% of the MS students reach this goal (according to a professor...
  38. M

    Tulane MS Pharmacology vs UNTHSC MS medical Sciences

    I cant decide! Other than the fact that UNT is less expensive, I want to make the best decision related to preparing me for medical school. What are the opinions out there? I'm open to all outlooks. Please be honest and help a me with this decision :) thanks!!
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    Midwestern MA or MABS

    Hey guys, I was wondering if anyone knew anything about either of these programs. From what it looks like the MA is a lot more research based with classes focusing on that where the MABS has a lot more in class science courses. My goal is to go on to dental school and I feel like I need to...
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    Boston University MS in Oral Health Sciences application put on hold?

    I just received an email from the admissions committee that told me my application was put on hold till May...which I'm assuming is like a waitlist? Is anyone in the same boat? Or has anyone gotten in while being placed on hold / did anything extra to get off this hold?