Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Start over

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 2022 - 2023 Catalog

Graduate Degree Programs

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences has four degree programs: Biotechnology (master's only); Graduate Medical Education Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Biomedical Sciences. The Biomedical Sciences program consists of four concentrations which are defined as the research areas within the program. Students entering into the Biomedical Sciences Program are required to select a concentration at the end of their first year.

GSBS programs leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are:

Doctoral Degrees:

  • Biomedical Sciences*
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences

Master Degrees:

  • Biomedical Sciences* (Not Available for Admission, Apply to Biotechnology)
  • Biotechnology 
  • Graduate Medical Education Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences

*Biomedical Sciences:
Areas of Concentrations include:

  • Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology (Ph.D. only)
  • Immunology and Infectious Diseases (Ph.D. only)
  • Molecular Biophysics (Ph.D. only)
  • Translational Neuroscience and Pharmacology (Ph.D. only)


LubbockBiomedical Sciences (Ph.D., M.S.)
Biotechnology (M.S.)
Graduate Medical Education Sciences (M.S.)

Biotechnology (M.S.)
Pharmaceutical Sciences (Ph.D.)

AmarilloPharmaceutical Sciences (Ph.D., M.S.)

Dual Degree Programs

Students in good academic standing may be eligible to apply to the following dual degree programs:

Partner:GSBS Program:Dual Degree:
TTU School of LawBiotechnology M.S.J.D./M.S.
TTUHSC School of MedicineBiotechnology M.S.
TTUHSC School of Medicine
Biomedical Sciences M.S.M.D./M.S.
TTUHSC School of Medicine
Biomedical Sciences Ph.D.
TTU Rawls College of Business
Biotechnology M.S.
TTU Rawls College of BusinessBiomedical Sciences Ph.D.M.B.A./Ph.D.

Students must apply to each school or program separately. For more information regarding the dual degree program application process, email