College of Biomedical Sciences

“Prepare for your Medical Career”, “Stand Out in the Application Process”, “Strengthen Your Academic Credentials”

  • Are You confident you can be successful in Medical, Dental, Pharmacy or Graduate school?
  • Are your pre-admission exam results (MCAT, DAT, GRE) lower than you expected?
  • Do you need more advanced science courses to better prepare you for health professions school?
  • Do you want to go to health professions school, but don’t feel you are quite ready?

Small Class Size: Our MBS program class size is small, so you can maximize your interaction with student and faculty colleagues and receive personalized attention

Experienced dedicated faculty: We offer inspiring teaching that prepares students for a successful career. Our resources are tailored to ensure students at ULarkin embark in a transformative year of discovery and learning. Our goals is to empower our students to evolve into leaders of science and research.

Positive Learning Environment: At Larkin University, student collaboration in projects, studying and social activities prepare you for a team sport, a career in the healthcare

Personal Development: Ularkin offers personal development courses such as, testing skills, nutrition, exercise, success strategies, time management skills, and emotional intelligence. We prepare you for the next steps in your career by teaching you interview skills, how to write a personal statement, how to write a curriculum vitae that results in an interview

Exam Preparation included: Strong test scores on the MCAT, PCAT, DAT, etc are a pre-requisite to getting an interview. Our program integrates exam preparation into your curriculum and includes full length practice exams as part of your program.

Build confidence through advanced science courses: ULarkin is always actively seeking opportunities for growth and improvement to meet the highest of standards in the Science community and offer you the best value for your time and development as a distinguished leader in the world of science, research and medicine.

Student Centered Program

2017: 86%

2018: 94%

2019: 100%

2017: 88%

2018: 100%

2019: 100%

2020: 100%

2017: 100%

2018: 100%

2019: 80%

2020: 100%

  • Larkin University has an affiliation agreement to provide these clinical shadowing opportunities which enhance your application submission
  • Larkin University has Partnered with a major exam preparation company to integrate their program into our curriculum. In addition to the science content reviews, you receive over 10,000 practice questions and 3 full length practice exams

 

  • Learn Exam Strategies Needed for High Stakes Exams

LU has partnered with Florida International University Bayview Housing to offer Housing to Larkin University Students. Bayview Student Living offers modern apartment homes equipped with everything a student needs to feel at home! The new modern Housing facility offers private bedrooms & private or semi-private bathrooms, walk in showers, full kitchens, fully furnished, and all-inclusive living!

Bayview Student Living Offers

  • 24 Study Living Spaces
  • 24 Hour Fitness Center
  • 9th Story Sky Lounge
  • Beach Entry Pool
  • On Site Laundry Lounge
  • All Inclusive Utilities
  • Computer Lab
  • Printing Stations

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If you have any specific questions regarding room type, requesting specific roommate(s) and/ or cost please contact Kristie Zapata at 305.998.3777 ext. 301

Larkin University is located in Miami, Florida. Being in sunny South Florida, students are afforded various opportunities of exposure to real-world health care learning experiences in nonprofit, retail, government agencies and world-wide learning partnerships. Being in a unique and growing city, Larkin University not only encourages students to explore various learning opportunities, we encourage our students to explore the cultural diversity and geographical richness that the city has to offer.

Larkin University
Office of Admissions
18301 North Miami Avenue, Suite 1
Miami, Florida 33169

Within close proximity to the university, you can find these locations, that provide an immersive experience of the city of Miami.

  1. Aventura Mall – Shoppers can find a mix of over 300 designer boutiques and more wallet-friendly shops.
  2. Hard Rock Stadium – You can find visitors and locals here on a sunny day cheering on the Miami Dolphins football team or watching the Miami Open tennis tournament.
  3. The Miami Science Museum – With its many interactive exhibits and hands-on displays the Miami Science Museum offers a truly immersive experience encompassing a wide range of scientific fields including physics, biology and chemistry.
  4. Oleta River State Park – This urban park attracts nature-lovers with its mangrove forest and opportunities for fishing, kayaking, biking & camping.
  5. North Miami Museum of Contemporary Art– The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) is dedicated to making contemporary art accessible to diverse audiences – especially underserved populations – through the collection, preservation and exhibition of the best of contemporary art and its art historical influences.
  6. Little Haiti Cultural Center – Whether you want to take a cultural dance class, see a living Haitian folk legend perform, take in a museum-quality art exhibit or build something in the ceramics studio, the Little Haiti Cultural Center is a great resource for visitor and locals alike.
  7. Wynwood – This neighborhood appreciates the diversity of artwork and is home to more than 70 art galleries, shops, restaurants and art fairs.
  8. Enchanted Forest Park – A 22-acre park filled with subtropical plants, a lush tree canopy, a flowing creek and horse-riding facility makes this the perfect location for a sunny afternoon.
  9. Bayside Marketplace – Located along Miami’s waterfront, many locals come here to soak up the lively atmosphere and admire the bay, with its daily live music and fun vibe, the Bayside Market does not fail to entertain.
  10. Miami Beach – Miami Beach is the best area in Miami for soaking up some rays on a sandy beach and it is something of a legend in the city.

Lodging

  1. AC Hotel Aventura – Close to shops and restaurants, this modern hotel off Route 1 is a mile from Gulfstream Park, 3 miles from Golden Beach, 8 miles from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport and approximately 5 miles from Larkin University.
  2. Courtyard by Marriott Aventura – This modern hotel is a 3-minute walk from the Aventura Mall, a 3.1-mile drive from Sunny Isles Beach and approximately 4 miles from Larkin University.
  3. Hampton Inn Hallandale Beach – Opposite the Village at Gulfstream Park, this straightforward hotel is 2 miles from upscale dining and shopping at the Aventura Mall, a little under 6 miles from Larkin University and 15 miles from Everglades National Park.
  4. Residence Inn by Aventura – Adjacent to Aventura Mall in the north Miami suburb of Aventura, this relaxed extended-stay hotel is a 3-minute walk from Turnberry Isle Resort Golf Club, 1.8 miles from Sunny Isles Beach and approximately 5 miles from Larkin University.
  5. Stadium Hotel – The Miami Stadium Hotel is the Miami Gardens hotel of choice for sports fans looking for a hotel near Hard Rock Stadium and is approximately 5 miles from Larkin University.

Transportation

Air

Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport (FLL) – Approximately 15 miles north of Larkin University, Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport is in Broward County, Florida. Individuals Interested in traveling by air, can find out which airlines service the airport by clicking here.

Miami International Airport (MIA) – Approximately 15 miles south of Larkin University, Miami International Airport, also known as MIA and historically as Wilcox Field, is the primary airport serving the Miami area, with over 1,000 daily flights to 167 domestic and International destinations. Individuals Interested in traveling by air, can find out which airlines service the airport by clicking here.

Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) – Approximately 53 miles north of Larkin University, Palm Beach International Airport is smaller in size than other neighboring South Florida airports, but one of three that serve the community. Individuals interested in utilizing the PBI airport, can find out which airlines service the airport by clicking here.

Car rentals

Car rental options are available at surrounding airports as well as locally. Some of the available car rental companies are Hertz, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Budget Car Rental, Avis Car Rental, Alamo Rent-A-Car.

Public transportation

Larkin University as well as the greater Miami-Dade County can be accessed by public transit. The 75-bus route and 183-bus route both have bus stops within 500 feet of the university doors. To find out more information about the public transportation options, please click here.

Please contact us if you are in need of assistance, have additional questions or would like to speak to a representative from the admissions team.

Questions regarding College of Biomedical Sciences. Call 305-760-7515

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Where LU Graduates GO

Master’s of Biomedical Sciences

Designed to enhance your application for medical, dental, pharmacy or physician assistant programs. Your curriculum includes: advanced science coursework, clinical shadowing experiences, exam preparation for MCAT, DAT, PA, research work, preparation of CV, Personal Statement and Mock Interview practice. Successful students are eligible for guaranteed admission to affiliate medical schools.

Designed to prepare students for a career in research and/or pursue a PhD in biomedical science fields. The curriculum includes advanced science coursework as well as comprehensive research methods, laboratory techniques and documentation of research findings. You will be actively involved in a research project, development of a research manuscript and submission of a research proposal.

Designed to prepare you for a career as a “drug addiction specialist”. Your curriculum includes advanced science coursework, clinical experiences in an addiction treatment center and specific addiction medicine curriculum content required to prepare you to take the  licensing exam.

Designed for graduates of a medical school to enhance your application to a residency program. Your curriculum includes coursework in the application of basic science to clinical diagnosis and treatment as well as fundamentals of research. You will demonstrate clinical history & physician exam skills in both English and Spanish, participate in clinical rotations within a hospital setting and complete a research project. Students in this track are guaranteed a residency program

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