Academic Programs

UNMC offers the full range of academic health sciences programs through its 6 colleges, 2 degree-granting institutes and Graduate Studies.

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Anatomy, medical (MS)

Applied Behavior Analysis (MS)

Applied Behavior Analysis-MSIA (PhD)


Biology, master’s (Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology)

Biomedical Informatics (MS, PhD)

Biomedical Sciences, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program- IGPBS (MS, PhD)

Biostatistics (MPH, PhD)

Cancer Research 

Cardiovascular Interventional Technology (BS, certificate)

Cellular and Integrative Physiology

Clinical Perfusion Education (MPS)

Computed Tomography Practicum

Cytology (MS)

Dental Hygiene (BS)

Dentistry (DDS)

Dentistry (MSIA)

Dentistry, Post Graduate Training

Dentistry, undergraduate (Summer Health Professions Education Program)


Diagnostic Medical Sonography (BS, Post-Baccalaureate Professional certificate)

Doctorate of Nursing (PhD)

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Doctorate of Pharmacy (PharMD)

Dual-degree programs:

  • Allied Health Professions/MBA (Health Professions graduate degree/Master of Business Administration)
  • MD/PhD (Doctorate of Medicine/Doctorate of Philosophy)
  • MD/PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences (Doctorate of Medicine/Doctorate of Philosophy)
  • MD/MBA (Doctorate of Medicine/Master of Business Administration)
  • BSES/MPH (Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies/Master of Public Health)
  • BSIT/MPH (Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Innovation/Master of Public Health)
  • JD/MPH  (Juris Doctor/Master Of Public Health)
  • MBA/MPH (Master of Business Administration/Master of Public Health)
  • MD/MPH (Medical Doctor/Master of Public Health)
  • MPH/MSW (Master of Social Work/Master of Public Health)
  • MSN/MBA (Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration)
  • PharmD/MPH Dual Degree  (Doctor of Pharmacy/Master of Public Health)

Emergency Preparedness, certificate

Emergency Preparedness, master’s

Environmental Health, Occupational Health & Toxicology (PhD)

Epidemiology (PhD)


Genetic Counseling (MS)

Graduate Studies

High School Alliance

Health Administration (MS) -- Coming soon

Healthcare Delivery Science (MS)

Health Policy, certificate

Health Professions Teaching & Technology (MS, certificate)

Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research (PhD)

Health Services Research, Administration and Policy (PhD) 

Imaging Sciences Degree Advancement Option

Immunology, Pathology and Infectious Disease (MS, PhD, MD/PhD)

Infectious Disease, master’s (Immunology, Pathology and Infectious Disease)

Infectious Disease Epidemiology, certificate

Integrative Physiology & Molecular Medicine (PhD)

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences- IGPBS (PhD)

Interservice Physician Assistant Program

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (BS, Post-Baccalaureate Professional certificate)

Maternal and Child Health, certificate

Medical Laboratory Science (BS)

Medical Laboratory Science, BSMLS Degree Advancement Option

Medical Sciences Interdepartmental Area-MSIA, dentistry (MS, PhD)

Medical Sciences Interdepartmental Area-MSIA, interdisciplinary (MS, PhD)

Medical Nutrition (MS)

Medicine (MD)

MD/PhD (Doctorate of Medicine/Doctorate of Philosophy)


Military programs

Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology

MSIA Graduate Program, dentistry (MS, PhD)

MSIA Graduate Program, interdisciplinary (MS, PhD)

Nebraska Pharmacy Technician, certificate

Nursing, bachelor’s (BSN)

Nursing, master’s (MSN)

Nursing, doctorate (PhD)

Nursing, postmaster's (PMC)

Nursing Practice, doctorate (DNP)

Occupational Therapy (Doctorate of Occupational Therapy)

Online Degree Advancement Option

Pathology - Immunology, Pathology and Infectious Disease (MS MS with CLS,  PhD)

Perfusion Degree Advancement Option (MPS)

Pharmaceutical Sciences Graduate Program (PhD, MD/PhD, MS)

Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience

Pharmacy, doctorate (PharMD)

Pharmacy Technician Certificate, Nebraska


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Physical Therapy (DPT)

Physician Assistant (MPAS)

Physician Assistant Degree Advancement Option

Physician Assistant, Interservice, military

Physiology, medical (MS)

Postmasters Certificate, nursing (PMC)

Public Health certificate

Public Health, master’s

Public Health dual-degree programs

Radiation Therapy (BS, Post-Baccalaureate Professional certificate)

Radiography (BS)

Research, undergraduate (Summer Undergraduate Research Program)

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP)

Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Ultrasound (BS, Post-Baccalaureate Professional certificate)

Undergraduate Programs