Master of Science Anatomy Degree
Earn your Master's degree from the Center for Anatomical Science and Education (CASE) at Saint Louis University.
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|Application Deadline for Beginning Term||The Application Package||Apply Online|
|Fall: July 1 (International: July 1)||Transcript(s); Three (3) Letters of Recommendation; GRE G scores (GRE S Optional); Resume; Professional Goal Statement; Interview is desired||
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|Spring: No admittance|
|Summer: No admittance|
Tel. No.: 314.977.8031
|Director: John R. Martin, III, Ph.D.
Admissions Coordinator: Patty Anderson
SLU's master's degree typically takes 2.5 years to complete. CASE offers two paths for the Master’s degree – a thesis or a project.
You also have the opportunity for competitive teaching assistantships for clinical anatomy and neuroscience courses through the medical school, allied health professional, and graduate school
Many CASE Graduates have diverse career paths in the biomedical sciences with some earning additional advanced professional and academic degrees (M.D., D.O., D.D.S., and Ph.D.) leading to positions in postdoctoral research training, scientific jobs in industry, clinical practice, and academia.
M.S. (thesis) Anatomy Degree
The thesis option provides advanced training in clinical anatomy and biomedical research and prepares students who wish to develop research careers in biomedical science and medical education. A total of 30 credit hours, including four to six credit hours of thesis research, is necessary to complete the degree.
M.S. (project) Anatomy Degree
The project option provides advanced training in clinical anatomy and anatomical teaching methodologies and prepares students who wish to develop careers in teaching and research in the anatomical sciences. A total of 30 credit hours, including four to six credit hours of independent capstone project, is necessary to complete the degree.
Applicants are admitted on a competitive basis and must have a B.S. or B.A. degree from an accredited U.S. college or university with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 and/or science GPA of 2.8. In addition, applicants must have either a minimum combined MCAT score of 495 or a GRE general test score at the 40th percentile.
Required Additional Application Materials for International Students
- A completed Declaration of Financial Support packet with all accompanying documents
- TOEFL or IELTS or PTE Academic score
- Student Visa
Check our English Proficiency Policy page for specific TOEFL, IELTS or PTE Academic score requirements. You may also visit our international prospects, applicants and students page for more information about international application requirements.
Credit Hours/Coursework: M.S. Curriculum
About the CASE Faculty: Teaching faculty and mentors are drawn from a select group of scientists and clinicians from Saint Louis University School of Medicine. The faculty are united by the extensive experience and teaching and training young scientists, medical students and physicians in training. | CASE Faculty
How can you afford your education? We encourage you to explore opportunities available through the Office of Scholarship and Financial Aid.
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