Degree Requirements

The HST MD curriculum requires a minimum of 142 units of credit for graduation plus an MD Thesis.

Distribution of units is as follows:

Category Units Required
Basic Science (B) 30 or 34 units
Pathophysiology (P) 22 or 18 units
Social Medicine 2 units
Biostatistics 2 units
Psychopathology 2 units
Clinical (C) 60 units
Elective Clinical (C or CE) 8 units
Unspecified 16 units
Total 142 units
For more information about the MD curriculum, contact:
Dr. Richard N. Mitchell
Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology
Associate Master of HST
NRB Rm. 730D, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA 02115