Joint and Dual Degree Programs


The hands-on guidance I have
received in the MD/PhD program
makes me realize that UB is the
perfect fit for me.

Megan Murray

Our joint and dual degree programs give you the training and credentials needed to realize a highly specialized role within medicine.

Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)

Our well-integrated curriculum combines intensive research experience with rigorous clinical training, preparing you for a career as a physician-scientist. As an MD/PhD student, you will receive a fully funded education—and graduate, on average, in seven years.

MD/MBA Program

This highly competitive program allows you to earn both degrees in a five-year period in cooperation with the UB School of Management.

MD/MPH Program

This combined program allows you to earn an MD and a master’s degree in public health in five to six years. You apply during your second year of medical school.

Medical Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Program (MOMS)

You will earn your MD and a certificate of proficiency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in a six-year program sponsored by the School of Dental Medicine and conducted jointly with the Graduate Medical-Dental Education Consortium of Buffalo, our medical school and three UB-affiliated hospitals.