MS in Medical Sciences | Curriculum

The general plan for the coursework for the program is laid out below. In addition, optional coursework may be made available to students in the program depending on availability and interest.


Year Semester Course Credit Hours
1 Summer BSC-720 Fund of Biochem and Molecular 4
    BSC-706 Professional Development 1
    BSC-710 Clinical Exposures 1
    BSC-718 Special Topics in Healthcare (alternate to BSC-704) 2
    MCR-789-08 Core Clinical Research Training 1
      Total Semester Hours 9
1 Fall BSC-700 Histology 4
    BSC-702 Anatomy 4
    CGS-700 Biostatistics 4
      Total Semester Hours 12
1 Spring BSC-710 Clinical Exposures 1
    BSC-714 Oral Immunobiology 4
    BSC-716  Medical Microbiology 4
    MCR-724 Introduction to Clinical Trials or 3
    MCR-736 Clinical Epidemiology  
    BSC-708 Grand Rounds 1
      Total Semester Hours 13
      Total Credit Hours 34