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2021-2022 Catalog
Biology: Biomedical Sciences Non-Thesis (Master of Science)

Program Description for Biology

Major: Biology Concentration: Biomedical Sciences Non-Thesis Degree: Master of Science

Prerequisites


An undergraduate degree in Biology or an undergraduate degree in a related field and 12 credit hours of upper level undergraduate biology courses.

Core Requirements (14 credits)

Grades of "B" or better are required in all graduate courses.

MCB5505 Advanced Virology (3 Credits)

PCB6236 Advanced Cancer Biology (3 Credits)

PCB5235 Cellular Immunology (3 Credits)

PCB5845 Cellular and Molec Neurosci (3 Credits)

BSC5930 Biology Seminar (1 Credit)

Major Electives (8 credits)

Grades of "B" or better are required in all graduate courses.

SELECT 8 CREDITS FROM THE FOLLOWING

  • BCH 5418 Advanced Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (3 credits)
  • BCH 5418L Advanced Molecular Biology and Biochemistry Laboratory (1 credit)
  • MCB5024C Advanced Molecular Biology Techniques (4 credits)
  • MCB 6175C Integrative Microscopy (3 credits)
  • ZOO 5754 Advanced Histology (3 credits)
  • ZOO 5754L Advanced Histology Laboratory (2 credits)
  • PHT 6161C Clinical Neuroanatomy and Physiology (4 credits)
  • BSC 5028 Advanced Biology of Aging (3 credits)
  • BSC 5872 Advanced Biological Pharmacology (3 credits)
  • MCB 5205 Pathogenic Bacteriology (3 credits)
  • PCB 5106 Cellular Biology (3 credits)
  • PCB 5525 Molecular Genetics (3 credits)
  • PCB 6675 Advanced Evolution (3 credits)
  • PCB 6685 Population Genetics (3 credits)
  • APK 5332 Pharmacology for Chronic Disease (3 credits)
  • CAP 6768 Data Analytics (3 credits)
  • MAP 6385 Scientific Computing (3 credits)
  • HUN 7788 Nutritional Genomics (3 credits)
  • PSB 6930 Special Topics in Behavioral Neuroscience (3 credits)

Experiential Learning (14 credits)

SELECT 14 CREDITS FROM THE FOLLOWING

  • BSC 6917 Advanced Graduate Research (1-4 credits)
  • BSC 6948 Graduate Internship in Biomedical Sciences (1-4 credits)
    Students must apply to graduate by the published deadline during their final semester.