Graduate Students


APPLY TO ACPHS' BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (POST BAC) PROGRAM

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BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES (POST BAC) APPLICATION INFORMATION
Fall 2021 applications for the M.S. Biomedical Sciences (Post Bac) programs will be accepted until June 1, 2021. All supporting materials (i.e. transcript/s, recommendation letters, etc.) must be received by the Admissions office by June 15, 2021 for consideration. Applications are reviewed and admission interviews are scheduled on a rolling basis.
  • B.S. or B.A. degree from an accredited institution conferred prior to enrollment at ACPHS
  • A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Completion of appropriate prerequisite courses:
    • General Biology I & II (lecture + lab)/8 credits
    • General Chemistry I & II (lecture + lab)/8 credits
    • Organic Chemistry I & II (lecture + lab)/8 credits
    • Biochemistry (lecture)/3 credits
    • Microbiology (lecture)/3 credits
    • Statistics/3 credits
  • Completed and officially submitted ACPHS application containing:
    • Names and contact information of two faculty or professional references 
    • Statement of purpose describing your interest in the specific master's degree program at ACPHS, career goals and motivation for pursuing such a career
    • Current resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
       
  • All transcripts must be submitted electronically using admissions@acphs.edu as the recipient or mailed by the authorized institution to:

    ACPHS Admissions Office
    106 New Scotland Avenue
    Albany, NY 12208
     
  • Official GRE (general test) OR MCAT scores
    • GRE results should be sent directly to ACPHS (code 2013) by ETS.
    • MCAT score reports should be sent to admissions@acphs.edu. Results will then be verified by the Admissions office 
  • An official WES or ECE course-by-course evaluation for coursework completed outside of the United States is required and should be submitted electronically to ACPHS. 
     
  • Official TOEFL (minimum score of 84) or IELTS (minimum score of 7) scores are required as demonstration of English language proficiency. This requirement may be waived for applicants who have been studying in the United States for at least two years prior to the time of application.