Medical & Molecular Sciences is committed to providing skilled, critically-thinking practitioners equipped to be future leaders in health sciences. In this pursuit, the Department is committed to active engagement of undergraduate and graduate students in experiential learning, to forming collaborative partnerships with educational, clinical, industrial and research experts locally and globally, to discovering innovative breakthroughs in research that contribute to the health and basic sciences body of knowledge, and to functioning as an expert resource regarding all issues related to Medical & Molecular Sciences.

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Medical Laboratory Science

Medical Diagnostics

Medical Diagnostics (Pre-Physicians Assistant Concentration)

Applied Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

4+1 BS/MS programs 

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Medical Sciences PhD 

MS Applied Molecular Biology & Biotechnology 

MS Medical Laboratory Science

MS in Medical Sciences

4+1 BS/MS programs

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Forensic Science

Genetic Counseling

Molecular Diagnostics


Molecular Diagnostics

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  • UD doctoral student Ngozi Dom-Chima used her time out of the lab in spring 2020 to complete a meta analysis of HPV variants in Brazil.

    Understanding Virus Variants

    April 01, 2021 | Written by Kelly Bothum
    Doctoral student works with UD researcher to learn more about global variants of human papillomavirus
  • The Future of Healthcare

    March 11, 2021 | Written by Kelly Bothum
    UD College of Health Sciences experts discuss the long-term impact of the pandemic
  • MMS alumni thrive in post-grad careers, PA and medical schools

    February 23, 2021 | Written by Ashley Barnas
    Alumni from the College of Health Sciences' Department of Medical and Molecular Sciences are thriving in their chosen career paths, medical and PA schools.