Quinnipiac University

MHS in Biomedical Sciences, 1-Year Option Curriculum

Our curriculum builds industry-specific knowledge and skills while giving you the flexibility to customize your schedule based on your needs. Below are the course requirements for the MHS in Biomedical Sciences program, and an example of what your academic experience might look like.

MHS in Biomedical Sciences, 1-Year, Non-Thesis Option, Proposed Sample Curriculum

 

Summer, 13 credits
Course Credits Format Category
BMS 564 Fundamentals of Oncology 4 10 weeks, on campus Open Elective
PA 515 Human Physiology 4 10 weeks, on campus Specialization Elective
BMS 527 Pharmacology 3 5 weeks, online Specialization Elective
BMS 577 Critical Analysis and Reasoning in the Biomedical Sciences 2 5 weeks, hybrid Specialization Elective

 

Fall, 13 credits
Course Credits Format Category
BMS 522/522L Immunology 4 On campus Core
BMS 532/532L Histology 4 On campus Core
BMS 502 Research Methods 4 On campus Core
BMS XXX Professional Development, or
BMS 681 Research Techniques
1 On campus Open Elective

 

Spring, 12-13 credits
Course Credits Format Category
BMS Science Elective 3 On campus Open Elective
BMS 518 Pathophysiology 3 On campus Core
Comp Exam 2 On campus Specialization Elective
BMS Science Elective 3-4 On campus Open Elective
BMS 556 Seminar in Health Disparities 1 On campus Open Elective

 

Students will still have the ability to take two 3- or 4-credit courses to fulfill their open electives based on personal interest.