College of Health Sciences

Downers Grove, IL Campus


Masters of Biomedical Sciences Program

Students must complete any three of the following course combinations:

Required Courses: Basic Science
BIOC 1551, 1552Biochemistry I & II
MICR 0583, 0599Medical Microbiology & Molecular Immunology
PHAR 1641, 1642, 1643Pharmacology I, II, & III
PHYS 1510, 1511Human Physiology I & II

Required Courses: Research and Thesis
BISC 0512Fundamentals of Research
BISC 0520Ethics of Research and Experimentation
BISC 0526Research Design and Methodology
BISC 0527Principles of Biostatistics
BISC 0528Literature Review
BISC 0530Professional Development
BISC 0560, 0660, 0661, 0662, 0663Laboratory Research for Thesis
BISC 0610Thesis Proposal
BISC 0635Advanced Topics/Journal Club
BISC 0653, 0654Seminar in the Biomedical Sciences
BISC 0680Thesis

Elective Options
ANAT 0565Human Neuroscience
ANAT 1500Human Gross Anatomy & Embryology
BIOC 0552Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition
BIOC 1445Principles and Practices of Enteral and Total Parenteral Nutrition
BIOC 1447Nutrition in Preventative Medicine
BISC 0580Pathophysiology
BISC 0644Biomedical Imaging
BISC 0645Biomarkers in Health and Disease
BISC 0850Intestinal Bacteria in Health and Disease
PHAR 1420Medical Spanish
PHAR 1430Cardiovascular Pharmacology
PHYS 1637Exercise Physiology
PPRA 1321Medication Management in Primary and Secondary Schools
PSCI 1371Alternative Therapies and Natural Products
PSCI 1376Development of Newly Approved Drug Therapies