Master’s in Physiology

The Master’s in Physiology (“regular” program) is an academic enhancement program for strong science students (BS or BA) who have already completed all of the undergraduate pre-health science requirements. This one-year, non-thesis program is designed to prepare students for careers in medicine, dentistry and the allied health professions, as well as careers in biomedical research, education, and administration.

For more information, contact Mary Wells, Senior Academic Coordinator, at or (202) 687-6012.

Deadline extended

Our application deadline for Fall 2020 has been extended to July 1st.

**6/1/20 Update: We are actively accepting applications and admitting for Fall 2020.

For any questions, please contact our admission coordinator, Mary Wells:

Admissions Events

For prospective Fall 2020 applicants to the “regular” MS in Physiology, we will be hosting monthly online admissions chats.

Please RSVP to be added to our prospective students group and receive an invitation to the next admissions chat.

Which MS program?

Learn the differences between our MS in Physiology (“regular” program), SMP (Special Masters Program), and programs

Program Comparison

How to Apply

Learn about the application process and requirements specific to the MS in Physiology (“regular” program).

How to Apply


Information about core required and elective courses for the MS in Physiology.


Tuition & Scholarships

Information about tuition, scholarships, and financial aid for our program.

Tuition & Scholarships