Data on this page was modified from MSBS self-study standard 5 originally authored by Dr. Marie Nguyen.

Graduation Rate

Entering Cohort Graduation Rate Average Years to Completion
2013-14 83.3% 2.38
2012-13 87.5% 2.81
2011-12 100.0% 2.53
2010-11 100.0% 3.18
2009-10 100.0% 1.99

Employment Outcomes

 Clinical  Academic  Industry  Other
 41%  28%  25%  6%

Clinical – Includes matriculation into DO, DPM,  and PA programs.
Academic – Includes teaching or research in an academic setting or entry into a Ph.D. program.
Industry – Includes research positions in a biotechnology or pharmaceutical company, or government lab.
Other – Employment unknown or unrelated to MSBS degree


Student’s Top Reasons for Choosing the M.S.B.S Program at DMU

  • Small program size
  • Strong faculty interaction
  • Integrated courses with the clinical students
  • Research-focus

Source: 2014 MSBS Student Focus Group Executive Summary (Student Services)