Our 12-month Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS) program will provide you with the critical evaluation skills and research awareness necessary for you to become a well-informed, evidence- based professional; something that is impossible to achieve exclusively within the time constraints of most professional degree programs.
Mission & Vision
The mission of the Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS) program at Western University of Health Sciences is to provide students with the knowledge, critical evaluation skills and research awareness that will allow them to become well-informed, evidence-based, professionals able to pursue further academic training in medical and health sciences.
The Master of Science in Medical Sciences program is designed to produce a diverse population of lifelong learners and leaders who can tackle challenges in healthcare and generate partnerships that will positively impact and champion health equity in underserved areas.
For more detail regarding the curriculum, please review the course descriptions (PDF) in our University catalog.
For more information about the MSMS program, please completion our Request Information form.
Western University of Health Sciences is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)-985 Atlantic Venue, Suite 100. Alameda, CA 94570. (510) 748-9001. The Master of Science Medical Sciences (MSMS) degree in the College of Health Sciences represents a significant addition to the University’s mission and goals, and requires approval. The MSMS degree program was approved by WASC in June 2010.