Biomedical Sciences Research Master's Program Course Sequence

Thesis Option
(47-49 credits)

Non-thesis Option
(47-49 credits)

Fall Year 1

Cell Structure & Function (4)
Advanced Cell Biology (1)
Research Techniques (2)
Intro to the Lab (2)
Intro to Research Literature (1)
Biomedical Sciences Lab Rotation 1 (2)
Cell Structure & Function (4)
Advanced Cell Biology (1)
Research Techniques (2)
Intro to the Lab (2)
Intro to Research Literature (1)
Biomedical Sciences Lab Rotation 1 (2)

Spring Year 1

Integrated Metabolism and Nutrition (4)
Essentials of Physiology (3)
Lab Rotation 2 (2)
Lab Rotation 3 (2) *Optional*
Biomedical Sciences Seminar(1)
Bioinformatics (1)

Integrated Metabolism and Nutrition (4)
Essentials of Physiology (3)
Lab Rotation 2 (2)
Lab Rotation 3 (2) *Optional*
Biomedical Sciences Seminar (1)
Bioinformatics (1)

Summer Year 1

Research (2)

Research (2)

Fall Year 2

Biomedical Sciences Seminar (1)
Biostatistics (3)

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

Interprofessional Cooperative Education (1)

Biomedical Sciences Seminar (1)
Biostatistics (3)

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

Interprofessional Cooperative Education (1)

Spring Year 2

Introduction to Drug Discovery (1)
Biomedical Sciences Seminar(1)
Inflammation, Cancer, and Metabolism (3)
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