College of Health Sciences

Glendale, AZ Campus


Masters of Arts in Biomedical Sciences Program

Sample curriculum, course credits, and sequencing
Not all electives are offered every year.

MWU/CHS Biomedical Sciences Program reserves the right to alter its curriculum, however and whenever it deems appropriate.

Total Quarter Credits for Completion of the Program:  45

Total Minimum Quarter Credit Hours Required15
Required Courses
ANATG 503Human Anatomy with Laboratory4
BMMAG 500Introduction to Capstone Course1
BMMAG 550Biochemistry3
BMMAG 554Molecular Cell Biology3
PHYSG 1571 Human Physiology I4
Elective Course Options
BMMAG 805Medical Terminology2
BMMAG 808Learning Styles and Assessment1
BMMAG 821Emerging Infectious Diseases1
BMMAG 870Drug Literature Evaluation1.5
BMMAG 871Medicinal Chemistry I1.5
BMMAG 878Drugs of Addiction2


Total Minimum Quarter Credit Hours Required15
Required Courses
BMMAG 516Introduction to Medical Ethics2
BMMAG 524Immunology2
BMMAG 525Microbiology I2
BMMAG 574Pharmacology I3
HISTG 502Histology2
PHYSG 1582 Human Physiology II4
Elective Course Options
BIOCG 850 Nutritional Biochemistry3
BMMAG 811Research Design and Statistics3
BMMAG 830Topics in Cardiovascular Sciences3
BMMAG 834Embryology3
BMMAG 872Medicinal Chemistry II1.5
BMMAG 876Pharmacognosy2


Total Minimum Quarter Credit Hours Required15
Required Courses
BMMAG 526Microbiology II4
BMMAG 541Genetics3
BMMAG 575Pharmacology II4
BMMAG 590Capstone Course2
Elective Course Options: 2 Elective Credits Required
BMMAG 801Health Career Planning2
BMMAG 822Molecular Virology3
BMMAG 828Public Health and Epidemiology3
BMMAG 845Oncology3
BMMAG 863Neuroscience3
BMMAG 865Pathophysiology2
BMMAG 873Medicinal Chemistry III1.5
PSCIG 1307Dangerous Plants and Animals1.5