MSBS in Molecular Medicine

The minimum number of credits required for MSBS is 40, with a minimum of 18 credits of didactic coursework (letter grade).

The MSBS curriculum includes advanced electives in Molecular Medicine or other areas to make up the 18 required didactic credit hours.

A minimum of 10 credits of Thesis Research is required for graduation.

FIRST TERM9
Introduction to Biomedical Research 10
Current Problems and Research Approaches (CPRA) in:
BMSP 6330Current Problems and Research Approaches in Proteins2
BMSP 6340Curr Prob Res App Genes/Genom2
BMSP 6360Current Problems and Research Approaches in Cell Membranes2
BMSP 6380Methods in Biomedical Sciences2
BMSP 6390Mentored Research (two 5 week lab rotations)1
SECOND TERM9
MOME 6600Journal Paper Review in Molecular Medicine1
BMSP 6470System Pathophysiology4
or
BMSP 6350Cell Biology & Signaling3
MOME 6730Research in Molecular Medicine1-8
or
BMSP 6390Mentored Research ((if needed))1
Electives0-7
THIRD TERM6
BMSP 5320Statistical Methods I3
INDI 6020On Being a Scientist1
MOME 6730Research in Molecular Medicine2
The MSBS First year Qualifying Examination (successful completion required in third term) is taken at the end of the first year
FOURTH TERM9
MOME 6300Seminars in Molecular Medicine1
MOME 6600Journal Paper Review in Molecular Medicine1
MOME 6990Thesis Research in Molecular Medicine ( and/or Electives)1-7
FIFTH TERM9
BMSP 6470System Pathophysiology4
or
BMSP 6350Cell Biology & Signaling3
MOME 6300Seminars in Molecular Medicine1
MOME 6600Journal Paper Review in Molecular Medicine1
MOME 6990Thesis Research in Molecular Medicine (and/or Electives)3-4
SIXTH TERM6
MOME 6990Thesis Research in Molecular Medicine0-6
and/or
Electives0-6
SEVENTH TERM (if necessary)9
MOME 6990Thesis Research in Molecular Medicine 21-9
and/or
Electives0-8
EIGHTH TERM (if necessary)9
MOME 6990Thesis Research in Molecular Medicine 21-9
and/or
Electives0-8
NINTH TERM (if necessary)6
MOME 6990Thesis Research in Molecular Medicine 21-6
and/or
Electives0-5

1 Required.

2 Seventh, Eighth, and Ninth Terms if necessary. Fall/Spring Semester (9 credits each), Summer (6 credits)