Graduate ReportStudent Assistance Program
  • Prospective Students

    The School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences at the University of Mississippi Medical Center offers graduate education leading to the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and/or Master's of Science degrees in Biomedical Sciences, Clinical Health Sciences and Biomedical Materials Science. Our graduate students have the opportunity to conduct research and work closely with faculty and students in five other schools on campus.

    The degree of Doctor of Philosophy is offered in Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biomedical Materials Science, Clinical Health Sciences, Medical Pharmacology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Nursing, Pathology, and Physiology and Biophysics. In addition, a combined MD/PhD program is offered to highly qualified students who wish to pursue a career as a physician-scientist. Acceptance into the MD/PhD program requires prior admission into medical school.