Welcome to the LSUHSC-NO School of Graduate Studies Website! 


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


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. The video Experience LSUHSC features the individuals that help create our environment of excellence. 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 American Association of Medical Colleges.



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


Interprofessional Education


Individuals who are interested in a post-baccalaureate program in the biomedical sciences may find out about the PREP program at the link below.