School of Graduate Studies


Welcome to the

School of Graduate Studies! 


We offer graduate programs in the following areas: 


Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Cell Biology and Anatomy 
Microbiology, Immunology, and Parasitology
Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics 



Biomedical Sciences - Basic Science Track
Biomedical Sciences - Bioinformatics Track


We also offer two special programs:

Interdisciplinary Studies
a one year integrated curriculum for students prior to choosing a specific program leading to the doctoral degree

MD/PhD Program 
a joint degree program in Medicine and Graduate Studies



Please explore our website and discover our wide range of educational opportunities and scientific endeavors. Information about the administration and history of the School of Graduate Studies is found in the LSUHSC-NO Catalog/Bulletin. More information about careers in Medical Research is located on the website of the AAMC.


We proudly promote Interprofessional Education (IPE) learning and activities at LSUHSC. IPE occurs when learners from two or more professions learn from and with each other to enable effective collaboration & improve health outcomes. 


Interprofessional Education