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Combined Degree: Biomedical Sciences, B.S. and M.H.S.

Grand Valley State University combined degree programs offer students the opportunity to complete both an undergraduate and graduate degree, meeting their unique personal, academic, and career goals. Pursuing a combined degree can reduce the cost and total time required to complete both.


8%
West Michigan Job Growth

Career opportunities in biomedical sciences are expected to grow 8% in West Michigan by 2026.

8%
National Job Growth

Career opportunities in biomedical sciences are expected to grow 8% in the U.S. by 2026.

Less money. Less time.

Combined degree programs offer students the opportunity to complete both an undergraduate and graduate degree, meeting their unique personal, academic, and career goals.


Source: EMSI, 2022

Program Overview

The biomedical sciences major is designed to help students gain a comprehensive understanding of human life sciences. The department integrates research experiences with classroom teaching, preparing students to be critical thinkers, engaged citizens, and creative, competent professionals.

Students admitted to this program may take up to 12 credits of graduate level courses towards completion of their undergraduate degree. Student apply directly to the department the fall of their junior year. M.H.S. Application requirements:

The program prepares graduates for careers in science or health-related fields, research and teaching at the community college level. Additionally, the program prepares students for post graduate studies in medical or dental school, as well as doctoral programs.

Why Pursue a Combined Degree at Grand Valley?

Visit the program website for more information.

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