College of Health Sciences

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Graduation Requirements

Masters of Arts in Biomedical Sciences (MABS) Program

To qualify for the Master of Arts in Biomedical Sciences (MABS) degree, students must:

  1. Follow an approved course of study acceptable to the Biomedical Sciences Program Student Academic Review Committee;
  2. Satisfactorily complete all courses with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75;
  3. Satisfactorily complete the required minimum of 45 quarter hour credits for the Master of Arts in Biomedical Sciences degree program;
  4. Pass all required courses;
  5. Receive a favorable recommendation for Master's degree conferral from the Program faculty to the Program Student Academic Review Committee and from this committee, the CHS Student Promotion and Graduation Committee;
  6. Receive a favorable recommendation for Master's degree conferral from the University Faculty Senate;
  7. Settle all financial accounts with the University; and
  8. Complete all graduation clearance requirements as instructed by the Office of the Registrar.