Master of Biomedical Sciences Degree

Master of Biomedical Sciences

mbs degree



The University of the Incarnate Word School of Osteopathic Medicine is excited to announce the newest master’s degree, the Master of Biomedical Sciences (MBS).  The MBS Program is an innovative one-year program designed to enhance scientific knowledge and professional preparation for students seeking to attend medical school or other health professions training.  The MBS Program will help to strengthen academic credentials to ensure success as students pursue advanced degrees. 

The UIWSOM MBS faculty and staff are committed to moving students toward future educational and professional goals. The generalist study program provides the background necessary to pursue a variety of careers in the health professions. 

The program is intended for students who need to bolster their competitiveness for medical school (DO/MD) and other health care careers including:

  • Physician Assistant
  • Pharmacy
  • Dentistry
  • Physical Therapy
  • Veterinary 

MBS students will complete preparatory coursework prior to entry into health profession schools or the biomedical workforce.  The program will include foundational graduate-level courses, team-based learning, patient-centered learning, and professional development. 




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School of Osteopathic Medicine
Master of Biomedical Science
4301 Broadway, CPO #121
San Antonio, Texas 78209
Phone: (210) 283-6971

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