Biomedical Sciences Research Master's Program Course Sequence

Thesis Option
(47-49 credits)

Non-thesis Option
(47-49 credits)

Fall Year 1

Molecules to Cells (2)
Molecular and Cellular Techniques (2)
Cell Communication and Signaling (3)
Intro to the Lab (2)
Intro to Research Literature (.5)

Molecular Genetics (1.5)
Biomedical Sciences Lab Rotation 1 (2)

Molecules to Cells (2)
Molecular and Cellular Techniques (2)
Cell Communication and Signaling (3)
Intro to the Lab (2)
Intro to Research Literature (.5)

Molecular Genetics (1.5)
Biomedical Sciences Lab Rotation 1 (2)

Spring Year 1

Cell Energetics and Organ Function (4)
Methods in Cell Energetics and Organ Function (1)
Lab Rotation 2 and 3 *Optional* (2-4)
Scientific Writing and Research Design (1)
Oral Communication Forum (1)
Bioinformatics (1)

Cell Energetics and Organ Function (4)
Methods in Cell Energetics and Organ Function (1)
Lab Rotation 2 and 3 *Optional* (2-4)
Scientific Writing and Research Design (1)
Oral Communication Forum (1)
Bioinformatics (1)

Summer Year 1

Research (3)

Research (3)

Fall Year 2

Oral Communication Forum (1)
Biostatistics (3)

Inflammation, Cancer, and Metabolism (3)
Concepts in Research Design (3)
Research (3)

Oral Communication Forum (1)
Biostatistics (3)

Inflammation, Cancer, and Metabolism (3)
Concepts in Research Design (3)
Research (3)

Spring Year 2

Introduction to Drug Discovery (1)
Biomedical Sciences Seminar(1)
Responsible Conduct in Science (1)
Thesis (4)

Introduction to Drug Discovery (1)
Biomedical Sciences Seminar(1)
Responsible Conduct in Science (1)
Research (4)

Summer Year 2

Thesis Defense

Oral Presentation of Research