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Master of Biomedical Sciences in Downers Grove

With the solid foundation you'll receive in our Biomedical Sciences program, you're ready to join the many Midwestern graduates who are pursuing additional study at professional schools offering degrees in medicine and the health sciences or aiming for successful careers in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.

With basic training in physiology, pharmacology, microbiology, and immunology, you'll add research courses that prepare you for the capstone research project. Whether you're moving toward a career in patient care or laboratory research, you'll benefit from MWU's team-oriented and exacting approach to scientific investigation, problem solving, and communication.

Learn more about biomedical sciences as a career.

Program News

Midwestern University Presents Littlejohn Awards  IL

Midwestern University recently inducted three new members into the Littlejohn Society. The Littlejohn Award is the highest honor bestowed by the University and is presented each year to one faculty member, one staff member, and one alumnus who best embody the qualities of service and commitment to the University.  More ››

Midwestern Earns Spot on National Honor Roll for Commitment to Community Service  AZ IL

As a testament to Midwestern University’s commitment to community service, the University once again earned a spot on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.  More ››

View Midwestern University’s Magazine on the Web   AZ IL

The official magazine of Midwestern University is now available on the web. The Magazine aims to build pride and loyalty among our alumni, faculty, staff, and supporters of the University.  More ››

Applications Still Being Accepted for Fall 2011  AZ IL

Applications for admission to three programs are still being accepted for the Fall 2011 class.  More ››

Clothing Drive  IL

The Classes of 2012 are sponsoring a clothing drive for the People's Resource Center.  More ››

Spread the Warmth  IL

Join The Underserved Medicine Club...  More ››

CPR Certification  IL

Hey Students, Faculty, and Staff...Are you CPR Certified??? BLS for Healthcare Providers American Heart Association is offering CPR Certification on the Downers Grove Campus. This program is being sponsored by the Emergency Medicine Club.  More ››