Master of

Biomedical Sciences

Prepare for an in-depth education in biomedical sciences and become competitive applicants for admission into professional programs in healthcare. Learn research skills to enhance professional opportunities with a Master of Biomedical Sciences degree.

Degree M.B.S. (Master of Biomedical Sciences)

Program StartFall Quarter

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AZ - Glendale

  • In-Person

College Master, Biomedical Sciences (M.B.S.) (AZ)

Duration21 months, full-time

Class Size Approximation25-30

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IL - Downers Grove

  • In-Person

College Master, Biomedical Sciences (M.B.S.) (IL)

Duration21 months, full-time

Class Size Approximation25-30

The Midwestern Advantage

Midwestern University's investment in education, faculty, research, facilities, and clinical training translates into our students being ready for meaningful careers.

The Master of Biomedical Sciences (MBS) Program is a comprehensive 21-month graduate-level program, offering a diverse foundation in biomedical sciences, extensive laboratory research experience, and avenues for effective scientific communication. Designed to empower students with a bachelor’s degree, particularly in science, it strengthens the academic base, cultivates problem-solving research abilities, and bolsters the qualifications for entry into medical school, dental school, or other healthcare professions programs.

View more program specifics in our Academic Catalog:

Downers Grove Academic Catalog

Glendale Academic Catalog

At Midwestern University, we offer M.B.S. students the opportunity to work in close collaboration with faculty mentors to complete original and innovative research thesis projects.

Research at Midwestern


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Glendale Faculty

Through successful completion of the rigorous program, graduates demonstrate their academic preparedness for professional programs in healthcare, develop effective learning and test-taking strategies, hone their time management skills, and build confidence as an independent scientific researcher.

In addition, graduates can elect to pursue careers in:

  • Research 
  • Governmental and regulatory agencies
  • Pharmaceutical laboratories
  • Postsecondary Teaching

Academic Course Catalog

Explore comprehensive details about our academic programs.

The Midwestern Return on Investment

Career Placement & Salaries

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Occupational Outlook Handbook, several occupations related to the field of Biomedical Sciences are projected to experience increased demand and growth in the coming years.
Career Path
Estimated Starting Salary
Biological Technicians

Median Salary (2022) Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook 

Campus Options

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Located just 15 minutes from downtown Phoenix. Students can study and live on our sprawling 143-acre campus and practice at our University-owned clinics located just across the street.

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Downers Grove

Located just 25 miles west of Chicago. Students can study and live in the comfort and safety of a 105-acre campus in the suburbs and can practice at our University-owned clinics located just 10 minutes away.

Contact Us

Our admissions staff is here to assist you in making informed decisions about your academic journey. When contacting us, be sure to to provide your preferred program and campus so we can address your questions or concerns.