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
BISCD 0512Fundamentals of Research3
BISCD 0526Research Design and Methodology3
BISCD 0530Professional Development1
BIOCD 0560Biochemistry I2.5
PHYSD 0520Human Physiology I3.5
Total13
Winter Quarter
BISCD 0527Principles of Biostatistics3
BIOCD 0570Biochemistry II3.5
MICRD 0599Molecular Immunology3
PHYSD 0521Human Physiology II3.5
Total13
Spring Quarter
BIOCD 0581Human Genetics1
BISCD 0520Ethics of Research and Experimentation2
BISCD 0528Literature Review2
BISCD 0560Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISCD 0580Pathophysiology4
MICRD 0583Medical Microbiology4
Total16

Second Year

Total:44
Summer Quarter
BISCD 0610Thesis Proposal3
BISCD 0635Advanced Topics/Journal Club3
BISCD 0660 Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISCD 0850Intestinal Bacteria in Health and Disease2
PHYSD 0837Exercise Physiology3
Total14
Fall Quarter
BISCD 0653Seminar in the Biomedical Sciences1
BISCD 0661Laboratory Research for Thesis4
PHARD 0594Pharmacology I3
PSCID 0871Alternative Therapies and Natural Products3
Total11
Winter Quarter
BISCD 0662Laboratory Research for Thesis4
BISCD 0654Seminar in the Biomedical Sciences1
PHARD 0596Pharmacology II3
Total8
Spring Quarter
BISCD 0663Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISCD 0680Thesis4
PHARD 0596Pharmacology III2
Total10