Master of Science 
in Medical Sciences

  • On-campus, 11-month program, 42-credits, pre-med master's degree
  • Top 20% guaranteed medical school interview
  • Curriculum mirrors the first year of an LCME-accredited medical school
  • No MCAT required to apply
  • Program starts in January, May and August
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Why Lasell University?

Lasell is located 8 miles from downtown Boston in Newton, MA. on a beautiful 54-acre campus. Located at the crossroads of Route 128 and the Massachusetts Turnpike and by several public transportation option, our campus is an easy commute from Boston and surrounding suburbs.

An innovator in education for 150 years, Lasell is your place to find your passion, your voice, and your community.

Offering more than 30 graduate degree programs, Lasell University has a deep commitment to personal growth and professional connections. Lasell University has designed its programs for diverse populations to be flexible and affordable setting our students up for success.

Once you join Lasell, you are part of an extensive network of industry professionals, alumni, corporate partners, and a community that stands by and support you for life.

MSMS Program Details

Lasell’s MSMS offers a blended multi-disciplinary experience using data to analyze performance to help you improve your skills, boost MCAT scores and gain an edge for applying or reapplying to health professional schools: medical, pharmacy, and or dental school. Clinical scenarios and research provide real-life learnings in a healthcare environment and increase student success.


Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
Minimum GPA of 2.75
Complete online application (No fee)
Official transcripts
One-Page personal statement
One (1) faculty recommendation
Prerequisite courses
$750 per credit
11-month completion, 
42 credit hours
Dynamic Classroom, 
Online Lectures,
On-Campus Discussions
Fall, Spring, Summer

Career Outcomes

The MSMS is your gateway to a career in the healthcare industry, opening up opportunities for students in medicine, dentistry, medical research, medical sales, veterinary, pharmaceutical, podiatry, health education, optometry, and more. 

68% of Graduates Advance to Medical School
77% of Graduates Advance to Professional Health School
100% of Graduates Pass Their USMLE Step 1 Board Exam

Medical School Linkage Opportunities

Ponce Health Sciences University School of Medicine, an LCME accredited institution with campuses in Ponce, Puerto Rico and St. Louis, Missouri, offers an MD Program interview to the top 20% of MSMS program graduates in any given MD application year. Those offered an interview must meet the standard minimum admissions requirements for the PHSU MD program.

Lasell MSMS students can take advantage of expedited enrollment to St. George's University School of Medicine MD program upon completing the Lasell Master of Science in Medical Science if students meet SGU's admission criteria. Included in the fast-track status are waived application fees, prioritized review, interviews, processing, and decisions, along with a dedicated point of contact. Accepted students can dive into immersive medical studies with the option to study in Grenada and Northumbria University in the UK, followed by clinical studies in the US or UK. SGU also offers scholarships worth up to $120,000 to those who qualify. This streamlined partnership between Lasell and SGU offers a unique opportunity to expedite your medical aspirations without compromising quality.

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