Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Master's Programs

The Master of Science Program in Biomedical Sciences prepares graduates for positions in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry or medical toxicology, such as:

  • Managers of clinical laboratories
  • Consultants
  • Research associates
  • Research scientists 

Graduates of the program have been accepted into PhD and professional doctoral programs.

The program may be completed on a part-time or accelerated (coursework) schedule over a period of 1.5 to four years. Courses are offered late afternoon/early evening and meet once per week, allowing students the flexibility to work while taking classes or devote their full attention to their studies. Flexibility is the key.

Applications follow University guidelines. Refer to Admissions for further information.


All of our master's programs are designated Professional Science Master’s (PSM). PSM is a graduate/ professional degree grounded in science and designed for a variety of career options in business, government or non-profit organizations. The degree combines advanced coursework in science with an array of professional skill-development activities aligned with the needs of 21st century employers. Learn more about PSM on their website.

Contact Us

Office of Admissions

Phone:    (215) 503-4400

Charles Scott, PhD

Program Director
Address:    833 Bluemle Life Science Building
                        233 South 10th Street
                        Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone:        (215) 503-4569