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The online master’s degree in academic medicine from MU, the first such degree in the nation to be offered 100 percent online, will provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills for your future academic medicine career. If you want to pursue your studies while maintaining your current positions and responsibilities, this may be the degree for you.
Official nameMaster of science in academic medicine
Program typeMaster's degree
Academic homeSchool of Medicine | Department of Family and Community Medicine
Delivery mode100% online
AccreditationHigher Learning Commission, Liaison Committee on Medical Education
*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.
Titles held by recent graduates
- Clinical research faculty
- College dean
- Department chair
- Organizational president
- Program director
- Research professor
Delivery of this program is 100 percent online: no campus visits are required.
Courses are semester-based. Students typically finish the program in two years.
Course work includes
- Evidence-based medicine
- Health care systems
- Learning strategies in clinical education
- Medical education
- Research methods