PhD, Master’s and Certificate Programs
School of Medicine Graduate Programs
Place your career advancement in your own hands. From the basic sciences to healthcare programs, our highly collaborative and interdisciplinary approach provides a comprehensive and well-rounded education. Our small class sizes foster meaningful relationships with other professionals and faculty, creating a supportive and personalized learning environment.
No matter what degree path you take, we are here to help you light the way to a healthier world.
Basic Science Programs
The Basic Science areas of study take a research-based and tailored approach to placing career advancement into your own hands. Cross-program seminars, interdisciplinary courses and various research presentation opportunities create an environment rich in collaboration.
As part of a larger Omaha research consortium, Creighton students experience bench-to-bedside opportunities working hands-on with patients and strengthening their data communication skills.
- Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences
- Master of Science in Medical Sciences
- PhD in Biomedical Sciences
Healthcare Programs provide opportunities for career advancement on a holistic and sustainable path.
Collaboration lies at the heart of our approach. Our diverse healthcare professions converge in a synergistic setting, learning from and educating one another to provide exceptional care to every patient. The importance of reflection, compassionate care and cura personalis — care for the whole person — sets students apart to be a uniquely Creighton healthcare professional.
Dual Degree Programs
A dual degree can provide more career opportunities and increase your effectiveness in a changing health care environment.
Creighton students have the option to earn their Doctor of Medicine (MD) and an advanced degree through one of six joint-degree programs:
- MD/PhD – Students have the option to earn their MD and a doctoral degree in one of three areas:
- MD/MBA (Business Administration)
- MD/MS (Bioethics, Integrative Health and Wellness)
- MD/MA (Medical Humanities)
- MD/MPH (Public Health)
- MD/MPH (Arrupe Global Scholars Program)