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A PRE-MEDICAL MASTER's that prepares you for your next step

The online Master of Sciences in Medical Sciences (MSMS) is a 42-credit hour, 20-month program of intensive part-time study for both students advancing their careers or preparing for medical or other professional health school. The program trains students in the essential medical sciences with the same curriculum from the first year of medical school.

New Pathways in Health Care

The Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS) is a unique, data-driven pre-medical program with a curriculum mirroring the first year of medical school. Using technology and data analytics, the MSMS is built on an analytics suite that provides topical gap analysis and other feedback tools that help students find areas for improvement, explore new pathways in health care, and prepare for their best fit health care career.

Effective Methodology that Creates Real Opportunities

  • While all of our students receive special consideration when applying to PHSU’s School of Medicine, the top 20% of MSMS graduates are guaranteed an admissions interview for our MD programs in Ponce and St. Louis.
  • MSMS graduates outperform traditional students on USMLE Step 1 scores.
  • Increase Board exam performance and enhance Admission Credentials.

WHY PHSU St.Louis?


PHSU-St. Louis faculty continues the legacy of PHSU-Puerto Rico, which boasts more than forty years of experience and student success in health care education.

Pathways with purpose

Each program at PHSU-St. Louis is a health science program that is designed to create opportunities and pathways for professionals who are dedicated to service and community.


With data-driven success incorporated in PHSU's curricula, students’ performance is monitored using technology in various levels to coach, mentor, and educate.

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