Master's Degree Course Requirements
- Plan of Study
Coursework must be specified in the student's planned program of study.
- 8 courses total
24 credits of graduate-level coursework and 6 credits of thesis.
- 1 in Experimental Design or Statistics
Must include at least 3 credits of Experimental Design or Statistics.
- 1 in Instrumentation, Computing, or Engineering
Also must include at least 3 credits in either Instrumentation, Computing, or Engineering applications.
- 2 outside area of study
Six of the 24 credits of coursework must come from areas outside of the student's principal area of study.
- 2 BIOMS seminar courses (0 credit)
In addition, students must register for and attend 2 semesters of Seminar (BMSC 865).
- Up to 2 Independent Study courses
Students in the Master's degree program are allowed to take a maximum of 6 credits of independent study. Additional independent study credits will not count towards graduation.
- Can Transfer up to 3 courses
A maximum of 9 graduate credit hours may be transferred from another institution to the degree.