Master of Science in Academic Medicine
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

Advance your career with the Master of Science in Academic Medicine.  This health science online degree is the first program that is offered online and prepares students for careers in academic medicine. 

Coursework covers such topics as:

  • Epidemiology
  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Learning strategies in clinical education
  • Research methods
  • Health care systems

With the flexibility this online health science degree offers, you can balance your education with your career and other obligations.  In as little as two years you can earn your degree on your own schedule.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants must be a board-certified or board-eligible physician who has already received a MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent degree OR a physician in clinical or academic fellowship program.
  • Prospective students with other doctoral and graduate degrees will also be considered.