Grand Valley's Master of Health Science (M.H.S.) in Biomedical Sciences prepares students for medical or dental school, teaching positions at the community college level, and Ph.D. programs.  A few students also go directly to positions in science or health-related fields.

The program is designed to be completed in two years by students who attend full time.  The first year primarily consists of coursework and the second year is comprised of thesis work while completing a few remaining classes. Options are also available for non-degree seeking students.

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Personal. Built on graduate core requirements, but designed to meet individual career goals in research, doctoral study, or health and allied health programs.

Flexible. Available for degree-seeking and nondegree-seeking students. Courses are offered primarily at Allendale main campus.

Individual Advising. Preprofessional advising in preparation for Ph.D., medical school, dental school, and other professional programs is offered through the CLAS Academic Advising Center.


M.H.S. in Biomedical Sciences admission requirements and application for admission are available online.

The $30 application fee is waived for undergraduate alumni of Grand Valley.

Courses Offered

The M.H.S. in Biomedical Sciences program is minimum of 33 credits. Click here to see the full course list.


Note: Grand Valley does not charge a higher tuition rate based on residency. Tuition is based on the program in which you chose to enroll. Visit the financial aid office webpage for tuition and fees

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Page last modified November 10, 2016