The Medical University of South Carolina   Medical Center  ·  College of Medicine ·  Directory   
Department of Pathology Banner MUSC Logo


Our Mission

To serve patients, health care providers, research scientists, scholars, and society by providing excellence and innovation in diagnostic services and educational resources in a respectful, professional and culturally diverse atmosphere.

Our Vision

To become a preeminent leader in academic anatomic and clinical pathology while translating basic science discovery to improved clinical care.

MS Program Outline

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers an M.S. training track within the College of Graduate Studies Biomedical Sciences Program. Students in this program acquire a solid scientific background through didactic coursework in the First Year Core Curriculum of the College of Graduate Studies and within the Pathology Department. Students select a thesis advisor and Academic Advisory Committee to guide the student through completion of an independent research project with the goal of publishing the project. Average time for completion of the program is two years.

Apply for this Program

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine M.S. Curriculum

Fall – Year 1:

College of Graduate Studies First Year Core curriculum (CGS 701, 710, 760, lab rotations)
Path 700 Seminar in Pathology

Spring – Year 1:

College of Graduate Studies First Year Core curriculum (CGS 702, 712, 760, lab rotations)
Path 700 Seminar in Pathology

Spring Selective – Year 1:

PATH-798 Spring Selective in Histology (Hazen-Martin)

Year 2:

Pathology 980 Thesis Research (Student's Advisor)




Pathology Divisions
Anatomic Pathology
Laboratory Medicine
Research

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Chairman Dr. Steven L. Carroll
Message from the Chairman


News


Upcoming Events


Copyright 2011 MUSC Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine