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-700  Histology  4
      Core Clinical Research Training *

      Total Semester Hours 10
1 Fall BSC-702 Anatomy 4
    CGS-700 Biostatistics 4
    BSC-708  Grand Rounds  1
      Total Semester Hours 9
1 Spring BSC-714 Oral Immunobiology 4
    BSC-716  Medical Microbiology 4
    MCR-736 Clinical Epidemiology 3
Interprofessional elective course; or research
      Total Semester Hours 12
      Total Credit Hours 31


* This is recommended, and a certificate is awarded upon completion. This is not available for academic credit.