College of Health Sciences

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Curriculum

Masters of Biomedical Sciences Program

Students must complete any three of the following course combinations:

Required Courses: Basic Science
BIOCD 0560, 0570Biochemistry I & II
MICRD 0583, 0599Medical Microbiology & Molecular Immunology
PHARD 0641, 0642, 0643Pharmacology I, II, & III
PHYSD 0520, 0521Human Physiology I & II
Total

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

Elective Options
ANATD 0865Human Neuroscience
ANATD 0800Human Gross Anatomy & Embryology
BIOCD 0842Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition
BIOCD 0847Nutrition in Preventative Medicine
BISCD 0580Pathophysiology
BISCD 0644Biomedical Imaging
BISCD 0645Biomarkers in Health and Disease
BISCD 0850Intestinal Bacteria in Health and Disease
LANGD 1500Medical Spanish
PHARD 0830Cardiovascular Pharmacology
PHYSD 0837Exercise Physiology
PSCID 0871Alternative Therapies and Natural Products
PSCID 0876Development of Newly Approved Drug Therapies
Total