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 0552Fundamentals of Research3
BISCD 0556Research Design and Methodology3
BISCD 0550Professional Development1
BIOCD 0560Biochemistry I2.5
PHYSD 0520Human Physiology I3.5
Total13
Winter Quarter
BISCD 0557Principles of Biostatistics3
BIOCD 0570Biochemistry II3.5
MICRD 0599Molecular Immunology3
PHYSD 0521Human Physiology II3.5
Total13
Spring Quarter
BIOCD 0581Human Genetics1
BISCD 0570Ethics of Research and Experimentation2
BISCD 0558Literature Review2
BISCD 0560Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISCD 0540Pathophysiology4
MICRD 0583Medical Microbiology4
Total16

Second Year

Total:45
Summer Quarter
BISCD 0650Journal Club3
BISCD 0660 Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISCD 0665Thesis Proposal3
BISCD 0945Biomarkers in Health and Disease2
PHYSD 0937Exercise Physiology3
Total14
Fall Quarter
BISCD 0661Laboratory Research for Thesis4
PHARD 0994Pharmacology I3
PSCID 0971Alternative Therapies and Natural Products3
Total11
Winter Quarter
BISCD 0662Laboratory Research for Thesis4
BISCD 0950Intestinal Bacteria in Health and Disease2
PHARD 0995Pharmacology II3
Total10
Spring Quarter
BISCD 0663Laboratory Research for Thesis3
BISCD 0680Thesis4
PHARD 0996Pharmacology III3
Total10