Apply to the Master of Science of Biomedical Sciences

Apply to Biomedical Sciences

KCU-Kansas City

Apply today for the Fall 2023 semester! 

The Master of Biomedical Sciences degree program admits on a rolling admissions process. Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible.

Your completed application must contain the following:


An applicant resume should include any relevant information or activities pertaining to: education, work/employment, extra-curricular activities, community service, leadership roles and shadowing hours (if applicable). You can upload your resume within the applicant portal or email to


Please submit all transcripts from any college or university attended. If you have already submitted an application to KCU's College of Osteopathic Medicine (KCU-COM), you do not need to submit at this time. If an offer of acceptance is extended, you will be required to submit all transcripts directly to KCU. These should be submitted electronically to KCU from each institution if available. You may upload unofficial transcripts within the applicant portal, but official transcripts will be required to complete your application. If you upload unofficial transcripts within the portal, please make sure your full name and college/university name are visible.

Two Letters of Recommendation

Submit two letters of recommendation written by faculty members (science faculty members preferred) who can speak to your potential for academic success in a graduate-level program. Letters must be dated no more than two years prior to KCU entry. Letters may be submitted through Interfolio, Virtual Evals, emailed directly to KCU at or mailed to KCU Office of Admissions, 1750 Independence Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106. Electronic submission is preferred.

Letters of recommendation should not be handled by the applicant; the letter writer should submit letters on the applicant’s behalf through any of the means listed above. If you have submitted an application to KCU-COM, letters submitted with that application can be used for the biomedical sciences application file.

Test Scores

Test scores are optional for admission to the College of Biosciences program and if submitted, should correspond to future goals/plans for professional school. For example, an applicant who wishes to apply for medical school upon completion of the program should submit MCAT scores. GRE scores must be sent directly to KCU from ETS. Our school code is 6182. For MCAT, DAT or other related tests, send a PDF screen shot of test scores to For entry to the class starting in 2023, tests must be taken no earlier than May 2020.

If applicants are planning to apply to professional or other PhD programs during or after the COB program, they should plan to complete the corresponding test prior to starting the COB program or during the summer after graduation for the best chance of optimal performance.  

Application Fee 

A $30 application fee is required (or a waiver code) to complete an applicant file. Applications for the Fall 2023 cycle are now open.