JU’s rigorous one-year MS in Medical Sciences degree prepares students for a successful career in medicine. Partnering with PHSU, the MSMS enhances student competitiveness for entry into medical school and other professional health schools.
Jacksonville University is a premier private university in Northeast Florida. Located on a scenic riverfront setting, JU’s campus is minutes from downtown and is only a short drive to the beach. JU offers 35+ graduate programs that incorporate flexibility, creativity, and real-world experiential learning opportunities for students. JU’s programs are conveniently designed to make earning a graduate degree attainable for busy working professionals, and their small class sizes, led by dedicated full-time faculty, provide students with individual attention that helps to develop students’ critical thinking and communication skills.
The top 20% of the graduating class is offered an interview to Ponce Health Sciences University's School of Medicine's MD program, a U.S. regionally accredited institution (admitted students are required to demonstrate competency in the Spanish language).
From innovative and engaged faculty to strong real-world partnerships, JU's School of Applied Health Sciences has a proven track record of offering exceptional academic opportunities for the next generation of student learners.
At JU, students will experience a results-driven classroom structure that improves educational outcomes and transforms the student experience.
Scholarships and financial aid available for those who qualify.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
MCAT/GRE Recommended, Not Required
Minimum GPA: 2.7 on a 4.0 scale*
Personal statement upon request
Letters of Recommendation upon request
* Students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 will be considered if cumulative science courses were greater than a 2.7 GPA
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