BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH (THESIS) CONCENTRATION

Biomedical Research Curriculum - PA Campus
MS in Biomedical Sciences

2016-2017 Academic Year

SECOND YEAR COURSE SEQUENCE


Term 1 - (Summer)

BIOM 681  Research Proposal 1 Credit
BIOM 691 Biomedical Sciences Research I 2 Credits
TOTAL TERM CREDITS
3


Term 2 - (Fall)

BIOM 690 Research Methods 1 Credit
BIOM 691 Biomedical Sciences Research I 5 Credits
TOTAL TERM CREDITS
6


Term 3 - (Winter)

BIOM 682 Journal Club 1 Credit
BIOM 692 Biomedical Sciences Research II 5 Credits
TOTAL TERM CREDITS
6


Term 4 - (Spring)

BIOM 683 Manuscript Development 1 Credit
BIOM 693 Biomedical Sciences Research III 5 Credits
TOTAL TERM CREDITS
6


Term 5 - (Summer)

BIOM 685 Thesis Defense 2 Credits
BIOM 687 Thesis Status 1 Credit
TOTAL TERM CREDITS
3


TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR COMPLETION OF SECOND YEAR
24
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED FOR COMPLETION OF MS DEGREE
53

*Several alternative schedules are possible, such as starting in the Fall of the second year, or in the Spring of the first year of the program. See the course descriptions or consult the Registrar or Program Director for course prerequisites and additional details.