College of Health Sciences

Downers Grove, IL Campus

Sample Curriculum

Master of Biomedical Sciences Program

Total Credit Hours for Sample Curriculum: 87

First Year

Total:43
Fall Quarter
BISC 0512Fundamentals of Research3
BISC 0526Research Design and Methodology3
BISC 0530Professional Development1
BIOC 1551Biochemistry I3.5
PHYS 1510Human Physiology I3.5
Total14
Winter Quarter
BISC 0527Principles of Biostatistics3
BIOC 1552Biochemistry II4.5
MICR 0599Molecular Immunology3
PHYS 1511 Human Physiology II3.5
Total14
Spring Quarter
BISC 0520Ethics of Research and Experimentation2
BISC 0528Literature Review2
BISC 0560Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISC 0580Pathophysiology4
MICR 0583Medical Microbiology4
Total15

Second Year

Total:44
Summer Quarter
BISC 0610Thesis Proposal3
BISC 0635Advanced Topics/Journal Club3
BISC  0660 Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISC 0850Intestinal Bacteria in Health and Disease2
PHYS 1637Exercise Physiology3
Total14
Fall Quarter
BISC 0653Seminar in the Biomedical Sciences1
BISC  0661Laboratory Research for Thesis4
PHAR 1641Pharmacology I4
PSCI 1371Alternative Therapies and Natural Products3
Total12
Winter Quarter
BISC  0662Laboratory Research for Thesis4
BISC 0654Seminar in the Biomedical Sciences1
PHAR 1642Pharmacology II4
Total9
Spring Quarter
BISC  0663Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISC 0680Thesis4
PHAR 1643Pharmacology III2
Total9