The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences was established to provide educational and research opportunities for students in a variety of different career paths. Degrees offered include Master of Medical Science, Master of Science in Biomedical Science, Master of Science in Medical Education, Doctor of Anatomy Education, Doctor of Medical Microbiology Education, Doctor of Pharmacy Education. The Master of Medical Science program is offered at both the Erie and Bradenton campuses and provides coursework integrating basic and clinical sciences. The Master of Science in Biomedical Science program is offered at the Erie campus to current medical students and provides a structured curriculum to medical students interested in a career as a physician-researcher. The Master of Science in Medical Education is an online program and provides a structured curriculum to produce graduates as education specialists. The doctoral programs in Anatomy, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacy Education are offered at the Erie campus and provide opportunities for students to become subject-matter experts, receive formal training in educational practice, and conduct an original educational-based dissertation project.