Ph.D. Blended

Biomedical Sciences

The University of New Mexico

48 months
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The Biomedical Sciences program from The University of New Mexico includes both MS and PhD degrees and offers an exciting opportunity to gain a broad understanding of the biomedical sciences in a spectacular southwestern setting of unsurpassed beauty, rich cultural heritage and geographic diversity.


The broad-based, one year core curriculum is followed by focused course work and thesis/dissertation research in faculty laboratories in basic science and clinical departments. 

Key Features 

  • In addition to School of Medicine faculty, the Biomedical Sciences is complemented by affiliated faculty in the College of Pharmacy, School of Engineering, National Labs, and other entities who may direct graduate student research. Biomedical Sciences students at The University of New Mexico often work with animals in their research.

Programme Structure

Optional Concentrations

  • Cancer Biology
  • Cardiovascular Physiology
  • Infectious Disease & Immunology
  • Medical Imaging

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
152 (verbal)
147 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application including: Letter of Intent, CV, three (3) letters of recommendation, all transcripts (unofficial or official) from every college/university attended and competency supplement (pdf version)
  • BS, BA, or equivalent 4-year degree from an accredited US institution or a recognized foreign institution

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Albuquerque

870 - 1360 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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