The Keck School of Medicine offers a wide range of Master’s degree programs that are taking the lead in innovation.
Our students are exposed to unique programs and align their education with breakthrough research.
About Our Master’s Programs
Graduate students take an active part in the vibrant research life of the campus through enrollment in one of the many Master of Science degree programs offered by Keck medical school departments.
School faculty physicians educate students, lead research investigations and oversee patient care in the school’s five partner hospitals. These faculty members do not simply teach medical and biological science, they actively contribute to the creation of new knowledge as they provide students with an unparalleled hands-on education.
Programs are available in these departments:
- Academic Medicine (MACM)
- Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
- Global Medicine
- Integrative Anatomical Sciences
- Medical Physiology
- Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
- Neuroimaging and Informatics
- Physician Assistant Practice
- Preventive Medicine
- Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
- Translational Biomedical Informatics
- Translational Biotechnology
Online Certificate and Master’s Program
Our distance learning Pain Medicine programs are specifically designed for practicing health professionals (physicians, dentists, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, psychologists, pharmacists, social workers, physician assistants, etc.). Starting fall 2017, we offer a new 37 months Online Master in Pain Medicine and a new 12.5 months Online Certificate degree in Pain Medicine.
Neuroimaging and Informatics
This advanced program of study will provide students with a deep understanding of the scientific and clinical underpinnings of neuroimaging science and how to leverage it in large-scale to make new and important discoveries in biomedicine.
Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine
This M.S. degree program invites you to chart the course for the medicine of the future—regenerative medicine. This is one of the first master’s programs in the U.S. in this field.