The Master of Science in Anesthesia Program at Case Western University is a two-year, 24 month program which begins once annually, at the end of May. Certified anesthesiologist assistants (CAAs) work in the operating room 40 hours a week providing hands-on anesthesia care to patients. This profession offers great work/life balance and significant compensation. CAAs begin their careers making $135K and up. Best of al, the majority of their students are employed before they graduate.
To apply, students must have:
- a bachelor’s degree by the end of spring term 2017
- completed 10 prerequisite courses with grade of B- or higher
- an MCAT score of 493 or better
- GPA of 3.1 or above (to be competitive)
They are accepting application until November 1st for the incoming class of summer 2017. Anyone not meeting the above criteria is welcome to apply in April 2017 for the incoming class of summer 2018. They welcome inquiries and visits at their 3 sites year-round. Answers to frequently asked questions may be found on their website.
The 1-Year Master of Science in Biomedical Studies program at Iowa State University is a non-thesis MS program designed to open up opportunities for students planning to find a career in the biotech/pharma industry, continue on to a PhD, or enter professional programs such as medical, dental, and osteopathic schools. Many of their successful graduates have gone on to attend professional programs at institutions such as The University Iowa’s Carver College of Medicine, the University of Minnesota’s School of Dentistry, and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Graduate students have access to state-of-the-art laboratories and learning spaces. In addition, they have the opportunity to work with world-renowned faculty whose research interests range from molecular neurotoxicology, to pediatric immunology, to targets for antiparasitic drugs.
The application deadline is May 1st for Fall 2017.
Interested students may fill out our free preliminary application!
Visit their website to find out more about the 1-year MS program in Biomedical Sciences or send an email to BMSgrad@iastate.edu.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences at Iowa State University is housed within the College of Veterinary Medicine and graduate students have access to state-of-the-art laboratories and learning spaces. In addition, they have the opportunity to work with world-renowned faculty whose research interests range from molecular neurotoxicology, to pediatric immunology, to targets for antiparasitic drugs.
The one-year non-thesis MS program is designed to open up opportunities for students planning to:
- Enter professional schools (Medical, Dental, Veterinary, PA, etc.)
- Pursue a PhD
- Teach in higher education
- Land a career in industry
Visit their website at http://vetmed.iastate.edu/bms/ to find out more about all the graduate programs in Biomedical Sciences or send an email to BMSgrad@iastate.edu.
The Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University of Michigan is hosting its annual preview event for prospective students (http://neuroscience.med.umich.edu/ngp-preview-visits , see application for specific criteria). This is an all-expense paid trip for highly qualified future Neuroscience applicants to visit the University and see everything we have to offer. They will be able to meet with faculty, learn about the program and the admissions process, participate in a writing workshop and interact with graduate students. Please send applications and materials to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 1, 2016.
This 12-month program prepares students for one of several possible further directions in which advanced training may be pursued. Many M.S. students go on to train in a laboratory discipline pertinent to nutrition or in a public health field in which knowledge of nutrition figures significantly. The Institute of Human Nutrition (IHN) expects to assist students actively in their explorations of avenues of further training.
For students who want to visit the Institute of Human Nutrition, you can find information about their Open Houses here: http://cumc.columbia.edu/ihn/news-and-events/openhouse.
In addition, their Webinar series offers students opportunities to listen to a 15 minute informative webinar. Students can register for the webinars here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/1695385727146929665
For more information visit their website at http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/ihn/prospectivestudents.
The application for Fall 2016 can be accessed here: https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantLogin.asp?id=col-ihn And students can submit their applications beginning December 1, 2015.
If you have questions or would like further information, don’t hesitate to contact the Education Coordinator Kendall Singleton, at email@example.com or (212) 342-3804.