MS in the Molecular and Cellular Basis of Disease (Plan B)
The Master's Program in Pathology is intended for students who are interested in advanced coursework in the basis of disease for careers in healthcare, research, or industry. This coursework may be useful for those pursuing a professional doctoral degree (e.g. M.D., D.O., or Ph.D.) or other health professions degree, since the core curriculum and electives include many topics of medical relevance, including, cell and molecular biology, histology, anatomy, pathology, cancer and immunology.
MS in Pathology for CWRU Employees (Plan A)
A program leading to the Master of Science degree in Pathology is available to laboratory technicians who are employed by Case Western Reserve University. Students in this program must be full-time university employees and must have the agreement of their supervisor to begin studies as a part-time student.
The Pathology Graduate Program participates in the MD/MS combined degree program that grants an MS in Biomedical Investigation. This five-year dual degree program is designed for students who wish to prepare for careers in basic or clinical research at academic medical centers.