Today is Tuesday, May. 3, 2016

Department of

Special Master’s Program in Physiology

Applying to the MS Program

Thank you for your interest in the Special Master's Program in Physiology (SMP).

The Application Portal for the 2016-2017 academic year is NOW OPEN.

Click here to access the graduate school application page.

Click on "Select a Program:  our program is listed under "Physiology: Master of Science

To submit supporting documentation, click here. Then click on "Application Status". When your supporting documents have been uploaded, please notify Jeannie Cummins by email.

We will then confirm by email that your application is complete and ready for review.

Your online application must be submitted by May 20, 2016.  All supporting documents, including MCAT scores, must be received by June 1, 2016.  We currently accept scores from the new version of the MCAT, as well as scores from the previous version.  Applicants should keep in mind that very few medical schools will accept MCAT scores taken prior to 2013, and although we will consider older MCAT scores, they may influence the perceived strength of overall application.   

All required supporting documents may be uploaded with your online application or emailed to Jeannie Cummins. We do accept recommendations or committee letters via a letter service (i.e., Interfolio or from your committee advisor) if not uploaded by individual recommenders. If you choose to send any required documents via US mail, please send to:

Jeannie Cummins, Program Manager
Molecular and Cellular Physiology
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0576

Forwarding MCAT scores after completing your online application:

If you apply before you have taken the MCAT or are submitting updated MCAT scores, send via email to Jeannie Cummins the following:
• 16-digit alpha numeric verification code (located on the official score report)
• Your AAMC ID #

Questions? Contact our Program Manager, Jeannie Cummins, Tel (513)558-3102.


Special Master’s Program Contacts

John N Lorenz, PhD
Program Director

Bryan Mackenzie, PhD
Program Co-Director
Director of Admissions

Jeannie Cummins
Program Manager