Modern Anatomical Sciences Graduate Program

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Below you will find Frequently Asked Questions about the program. To learn the answers to these questions, click on the plus sign or the question text to expand the dropdown. Questions and answers have been grouped under the following topics: Admissions, Financial Aid, Curriculum and More Information.


How do I apply?

Applications to the Modern Anatomical Sciences program are submitted through the GradCAS application system.

When should I apply?

Applications to the Modern Anatomical Sciences program at NEOMED must be completed by Friday June 4th.

What are the application requirements?

Applicants will need:

  • To complete the NEOMED online admission application
  • To submit at least one letter of recommendation
  • To submit official transcripts to the application provider
  • To submit current curriculum vitae/resume
  • To submit personal statement (i.e., why you want to take this program)
  • An undergraduate GPA of at least a 3.2 & a BCPM GPA of at least a 3.0.

If accepted to the program, when would classes begin?

Classes for the Modern Anatomical Sciences program will begin in late August.

How many students are accepted into the program each year?

The program will accept no more than 16 students each year.

Financial aid

What is the cost of the program?

Detailed cost tuition and fee information for the Modern Anatomical Sciences program can be found in the University Fee Register.

Should I submit my FAFSA prior to applying to the program?

An applicant’s FAFSA can be submitted prior to application but it is not required for a completed application.


If accepted, would I be taking classes alongside NEOMED's medical students?

Yes, some of the curriculum in Modern Anatomical Sciences is taken alongside NEOMED’s medical students. Specifically, you will share your anatomy, histology, embryology, physiology, and neurobiology coursework with first-year medical students.

Where can I find a list of required courses for the program?

Curriculum information can be found on the Modern Anatomical Sciences Curriculum webpage.

What imaging modalities will I work with throughout the course of the program?

  • General Radiology (X-Rays)
  • Ultrasonography
  • Computerized Axial Tomography (CT)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Nuclear Medicine

More information

How can I learn more about the program?


College of Graduate Studies
Phone: 330.325.6499

Modern Anatomical Sciences

College of Graduate Studies