Apply for the MD/MS CTS

Apply for the MD/MS CTS


The UI College of Medicine (COM) and the UIC School of Public Health offer a joint degree leading to the Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Science (MS CTS) degrees. 

The program of study leading to the MD/MS CTS joint degree is offered by the 
Health Policy and Administration Division within SPH.

Applicants to the MD/MS CTS program must:
 
  • Apply to the UI College of Medicine through the American Medical College Application Service, (AMCAS), and check the box expressing interest in the MD/MS joint degree program. 
  • During the M1 year, Apply to the MD/MS program by following the application directions for that program which can be found here.


Length of Program:
Full-time students may complete the degree in five years.