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    National University of Medical Sciences(NUMSS) offers 33 online and on-campus health related degree programs (BSc, MSc, MA, MBA, PhD, DO), available to students worldwide, nine degrees in osteopathy (DO), three in sports, one in business administration (MBA), seven in rehabilitation, three in radiology, four in occupational medicine, one in botanical medicine (DBM), one in physical therapy (DPT), one in massage therapy & the rest in physical medicine.

    The doctor of osteopathy (DO) program is 4 years full time for students without health background (category 1).

    Category 2 students who have previous health education including manual osteopaths with a DOMP, massage therapists, kinesiologists, acupuncturists, nurses & homeopaths can complete the DO program in two years full time.

    Category 3 students who have a doctoral degree including chiropractors, physiotherapists, physicians, osteopaths with a bachelor of science, osteopaths with a master of science, surgeons, dentists, pharmacists, podiatrists, optometrists, naturopaths & psychologists can complete the DO program in 1 year full time.

    All Master of Sciences degrees as well as the Master of Arts and the Master of Business Administration in Health Care are 1 year long full time (2 semesters). There are no accelerated advanced programs available to any students for the master level degrees. All students (grade 1, 2 or 3) must complete the full two semesters (1 year) program. Advanced standing is not available for these programs.

    The bachelor of science (BSc) program in osteopathy takes three full time to complete by students without health background (category 1).

    Category 2 students who have previous health education including manual osteopaths with a DOMP, massage therapists, kinesiologists, acupuncturists, nurses & homeopaths can complete the program in one year FT.

    Category 3 students who have a doctoral degree including chiropractors, physiotherapists, physicians, surgeons, dentists, pharmacists, podiatrists, optometrists, naturopaths & psychologists can complete the program in six months full time.