Master of Science in Integrated Biomedical Sciences Admissions & Deadlines

The Graduate College encourages diversity among our student population and seeks to admit persons from various backgrounds. Competitive applicants may be asked to interview.

All applicants to the Integrated Biomedical Sciences master’s program must have earned at least the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor’s degree. We strongly encourage students with a GPA above 3.0 and a basic science major to apply.

How to apply

Deadline: May 15, 2019

Complete the following steps to apply to the Master of Science in integrated biomedical sciences program:

Submit the Rush application.

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You will also need the following ready to submit through the Rush Application:

  1. Statement of purpose describing your current research interests as they pertain to your desire to complete the MS program at Rush University. Please include specific details about your past research experience.
  2. Resume or curriculum vitae.
  3. Three letters of recommendation from professional or academic sources. Recommenders must upload letters via the online application.

Submit transcripts from every higher education school attended.  If accepted, official transcripts must be emailed directly to the Graduate College by each school, or sealed and mailed by each school to the following address:

The Graduate College
Armour Academic Center
600 S. Paulina St., Suite 438
Chicago, IL 60612

Send official GRE scores (from within the past five years) to Rush using school code 1676. We recommend that you score above the 50th percentile in both verbal and quantitative.

International students (those with a degree from outside the U.S.) must also submit the following:

  • Official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores. Send scores to Rush using school code 1676. We will waive the TOEFL requirement if you completed your degree in a country where the official language is English. We do not accept International English Language Testing System scores.
  • Official course-by-course evaluation from an Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE). Send international transcripts to ECE for evaluation. They can then email the formal evaluation directly to Rush. We do not accept evaluations from World Education Services.

Tuition, fees and aid

View tuition rates here
Rush offers financial aid and scholarships to qualified applicants.