MS – Biomedical Sciences

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  • Plan of Study

    The MS in Biomedical Sciences (MS/BMS) program requires a minimum of 30 credit hours beyond a BS or BA degree. A typical course of study for students interested in professional or graduate school is shown below.

    Example: Biomedical Sciences Track

    Fall Semester
    BIOCH 704Fundamental Biochemistry7 hrs
    PHYSIO 725Fundamental Physiology8 hrs
    ID 727Current Issues in Biomedical Research

    1 hr

    Spring Semester
    MICRO 741Fundamental Microbiology6 hrs
    PHARM 726Fundamental Pharmacology6 hrs
    ID 768Essentials of Anatomy2 hrs
    ID 767Fundamental Histology & Cell Biology2 hrs


    For students wishing additional study in a particular discipline, elective courses may be substituted in place of non-core courses.  Students should consult the director of the relevant graduate program and the Director of the MS-Biomedical Sciences program for alternative study plans.