Master of Science of Biomedical Sciences

Master of Sciences of Biomedical Sciences

KCU-Kansas City's Master of Science of Biomedical Sciences programs provide you the skills necessary for a successful and rewarding career as a research scientist in a biomedical laboratory or gives you the solid foundation you need to pursue doctoral programs in medicine or the life sciences.


Our semester-based curriculum follows a typical graduate program scenario. There are required courses and a choice of one elective. In addition, you must provide a Scientific Seminar to your peers. The two-year track is a research track in which you take seven lecture-based courses in addition to courses for research activity. You’ll write a thesis and need to pass a public defense.  

Required Courses

  • Anatomy 1 & 2
  • Physiology 1 & 2 
  • Epidemiology 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Immunology 
  • Molecular Biology  

Elective Options

  • Histology 
  • Human Genetics 
  • Human Embryology 
  • Microbiology