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Typical Sequence of Courses

Typical Semester Schedule Sample

M.S. in Biomedical Sciences, Specialization Applied Laboratory Medicine (36 credits)

First Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 520 Pathophysiology I 3 BMS 612 Pathophysiology II 3
BMS 561 Hematology 3 BMS 661 Hematological Malignancies
3
BMS 581 Immunology / Serology
3 BMS Elective 3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

Second Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 550 Clinical Biochemistry 3 BMS 656 Molecular Diagnostics
3
BMS 591 Medical Microbiology
3 BMS Elective 3

BMS 703 Research Methods or BMS 707 Introduction to Research

3 BMS 704 (Clinical) or BMS 706 (Library) or BMS 708 (Experimental) Thesis 3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

M.S. in Biomedical Sciences, Specialization Medical & Molecular Immunology (36 credits)

First Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 520 Pathophysiology I 3 BMS 612 Pathophysiology II 3
BMS 581 Immunology/Serology 3 BMS 661 Molecular Diagnostics
3
BMS 591 Medical Microbiology 3 BMS 687 Molecular Immunology 3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

Second Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 685 Transfusion Medicine
3 BMS 661 Hematological Malignancies
3
BMS Elective 3 BMS Elective 3
BMS 703 Research Methods or BMS 707 Introduction of Research
3

BMS 704 (Clinical) or BMS 706 (Library) or  BMS 708 (Experimental) Thesis

3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

M.S. in Biomedical Sciences, Specialization Cancer Biology (36 credits)

First Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 520 Pathophysiology I 3 BMS 612 Pathophysiology II 3
BMS 656 Molecular Diagnostics 3 BMS 673 Molecular & Cellular Biology of Cancer
3
BMS Elective 3 BMS 574 Tissue Culture
3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

Second Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 693 Advanced Topics in Cancer Research 3 BMS 540 Biostatistics or BMS 641 Bioinformatics
3
BMS Elective 3 BMS Elective 3
BMS 703 Research Methods or BMS 707 Introduction to Research
3

BMS 704 (Clinical) or BMS 706 (Library) or BMS 708 (Experimental) Thesis

3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

M.S. in Biomedical Sciences, Specialization Microbiology & Infectious Diseases (36 credits)

First Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 520 Pathophysiology I 3 BMS 612 Pathophysiology II 3
BMS 581 Immunology/ Serology
3 BMS 691 Infectious Diseases
3
BMS 591 Medical Microbiology 3 BMS 594 Medical Parasitology 3
Total Credits 9 Total Credits 9

Second Year

Fall
Spring
Course Title Credits Course Title Credits
BMS 696 Medical Mycology
3 BMS 698 Medical Virology 3
BMS Elective
3 BMS Elective
3
BMS 703 Research Methods or BMS 707 Introduction to Research
3 BMS 704 (Clinical) or BMS 706 (Library) or BMS 708 (Experimental) Thesis 3
Total Credits
9 Total Credits
9