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Master of Science in Medical Science

The Masters of Science in Medical Science​ is a program designed for trainees interested in pursuing a career in academic medicine, to provide opportunity for promising clinically trained individuals to develop into independent biomedical academicians, and to facilitate the transition from postdoctoral training to a career as an independent investigator and educator.

The MS program at Ohio State offers a respected route to physicians in preparation for full-time academic careers. Physicians are able to pursue their individual academic needs and interests within their respective specializations. Physicians are able to improve their teaching, research, and administrative skills as well.

MD or DO degree
Concurrent enrollment in an OSU or Children’s Hospital training program.
GPA of 3.0 in all undergraduate and previous graduate work

MPH in Clinical Translational Science

A two year Master of Public Health with a specialization in Clinical Translational Science is offered to residents, fellows, and junior faculty members who are interested in additional training in the methods most applicable for research in applied clinical settings. It draws on the tools of biostatistics and epidemiology along with such important considerations as law and ethics. This 45 credit hour program is part of the College of Public Health. Approval of the Program Director and the GME office is required prior to beginning the program. ​

College of Public Health Office of Academic Programs and Student Services
100 Cunz Hall