Multi-Year Schedule

The following is a projected multi-year schedule of courses offered in the MS in Biotechnology program.

Summer Semesters Fall
Semesters
Spring
Semesters
Prerequisite Courses
410.302 Bio-Organic Chemistry
(on-line)
410.302 Bio-Organic Chemistry
(on-line)
410.303 Foundations in BioScience
(on-line)
410.303 Foundations in BioScience
(on-line)
410.303 Foundations in BioScience
(on-line)
Core Courses
410.601 Biochemistry
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.601 Biochemistry
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.601 Biochemistry
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.602 Molecular Biology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.602 Molecular Biology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.602 Molecular Biology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.603 Advanced Cell Biology I
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.603 Advanced Cell Biology I
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.603 Advanced Cell Biology I
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.604 Advanced Cell Biology II
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.604 Advanced Cell Biology II
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.604 Advanced Cell Biology II
(on-site and/or on-line)
Science Elective Courses
410.610 Gene Organization & Expression
(on-line)
410.610 Gene Organization & Expression
(on-line)
410.610 Gene Organization & Expression
(on-line)
410.611 Vaccinology
(on-line)
410.611 Vaccinology
(on-site)
410.612 Human Molecular Genetics
(on-site)
410.612 Human Molecular Genetics
(on-line)
410.613 Principles of Immunology
(on-line)
410.613 Principles of Immunology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.613 Principles of Immunology
(on-line)
410.614 Pathogenic Bacteriology
(on-line)
410.614 Pathogenic Bacteriology
(on-line)
410.615 Microbiology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.615 Microbiology
(on-line)
410.616 Virology
(on-site)
410.616 Virology
(on-site)
410.621 Agricultural Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.622 Molecular Basis of Pharmacology
(on-line)
410.622 Molecular Basis of Pharmacology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.622 Molecular Basis of Pharmacology
(on-line)
410.623 Molecular and Cellular Physiology
(on-site)
410.627 Translational Biotechnology: From Intellectual Property to Licensing
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.627 Translational Biotechnology: From Intellectual Property to Licensing
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.627 Translational Biotechnology: From Intellectual Property to Licensing
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.628 Neurobiology
(on-line)
410.632 Emerging Infectious Diseases
(on-site)
410.632 Emerging Infectious Diseases
(on-line)
410.633 Introduction to Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.633 Introduction to Bioinformatics
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.633 Introduction to Bioinformatics
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.634 Practical Computer Concepts for Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.634 Practical Computer Concepts for Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.634 Practical Computer Concepts for Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.638 Cancer Biology
(on-line)
410.638 Cancer Biology
(on-site)
410.638 Cancer Biology
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.635 Bioinformatics: Tools for Genome Analysis
(on-line)
410.639 Protein Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.639 Protein Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.640 Molecular Phylogenetic Techniques
(on-line)
410.641 Clinical and Molecular Diagnostics
(on-line)
410.641 Clinical and Molecular Diagnostics
(on-site)
410.645 Biostatistics
(on-line)
410.645 Biostatistics
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.645 Biostatistics
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.648 Clinical Trial Design and Conduct
(on-line)
410.648 Clinical Trial Design and Conduct
(on-line)
410.648 Clinical Trial Design and Conduct
(on-line)
410.651 Clinical Development of Drugs and Biologics
(on-line)
410.651 Clinical Development of Drugs and Biologics
(on-line)
410.651 Clinical Development of Drugs and Biologics
(on-line)
410.662 Epidemiology: Diseases in Populations
(on-line)
410.662 Epidemiology: Diseases in Populations
(on-line)
410.663 Current Topics in Molecular & Cellular Biology
(on-line)
410.666 Genomic Sequencing and Analysis
(on-site)
410.666 Genomic Sequencing and Analysis
(on-line)
410.670 Biology of Stress
(on-site)
410.671 Microarrays and Analysis
(on-line)
410.671 Microarrays and Analysis
(on-line)
410.673 Biological Processes in Regulatory Affairs
(on-site)
410.673 Biological Processes in Regulatory Affairs
(on-site)
410.673 Biological Processes in Regulatory Affairs
(on-site)
410.692 Biological & Chemical Threat Response and Forensics
(on-site)
410.693 Science, Medicine, and Policy in Biodefense
(on-site)
410.693 Science, Medicine, and Policy in Biodefense
(on-site)
410.696 Bioassay Development
(on-site)
410.697 Microfluids and Biosensors
(on-line)
410.698 Bioperl
(on-line)
410.699 Nanobiotechnology
(on-line)
410.712 Advanced Practical Computer Concepts for Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.712 Advanced Practical Computer Concepts for Bioinformatics
(on-line)
410.713 Advanced Genetics and Genomic Analyses
(on-line)
410.733 Comparative Animal Physiology
(on-site)
410.733 Comparative Animal Physiology
(on-site)
410.734 Practical Introduction to Metagenomics
(on-line)
410.736 Genomics and Personalized Medicine
(on-line)
410.750 Molecular Targets & Cancer
(on-line)
410.750 Molecular Targets & Cancer
(on-site)
410.751 Chemical Libraries & Diversity
(on-site)
410.753 Stem Cell Biology
(on-line)
410.753 Stem Cell Biology
(on-line)
410.777 Biofuels
(on-line)
410.800 Independent Research in Biotechnology
(on-site)
410.800 Independent Research in Biotechnology
(on-site)
410.800 Independent Research in Biotechnology
(on-site)
410.801 Biotechnology Thesis
(on-site)
410.801 Biotechnology Thesis
(on-site)
410.801 Biotechnology Thesis
(on-site)
410.631 Infectious Diseases
(on-site)
Laboratory Courses
410.652 Cell Culture Techniques
(on-site)
410.652 Cell Culture Techniques
(on-site)
410.656 Recombinant DNA Laboratory
(on-site)
410.658 Biodefense Laboratory Methods
(on-site)
410.660 Immunological Techniques in Biotechnology
(on-site)
410.731 Bioprocessing & Scale-Up Laboratory
(on-site)
410.752 High Throughput Screening & Automation Lab
(on-site)
Enterprise and Regulatory Science Elective Courses
410.607 Proseminar in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.607 Proseminar in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.643 Managing and Leading Biotechnology Professionals
(on-site)
410.643 Managing and Leading Biotechnology Professionals
(on-line)
410.643 Managing and Leading Biotechnology Professionals
(on-site)
410.644 Marketing Aspects of Biotechnology
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.646 Creating a Biotechnology Enterprise
(on-site)
410.649 Introduction to Regulatory Affairs
(on-line)
410.649 Introduction to Regulatory Affairs
(on-line)
410.649 Introduction to Regulatory Affairs
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.650 Legal Aspects of Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.675 International Regulatory Affairs
(on-line)
410.675 International Regulatory Affairs
(on-line)
410.675 International Regulatory Affairs
(on-line)
410.676 Food and Drug Law
(on-line)
410.676 Food and Drug Law
(on-line)
410.676 Food and Drug Law
(on-line)
410.678 Marketing in a Regulated Environment
(on-line)
410.679 Practicum in Regulatory Science
(on-line)
410.679 Practicum in Regulatory Science
(on-line)
410.679 Practicum in Regulatory Science
(on-line)
410.680 Finance for Biotechnology
(on-site)
410.680 Finance for Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.682 Validation in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.682 Validation in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.683 Introduction to cGMP Compliance
(on-line)
410.683 Introduction to cGMP Compliance
(on-line)
410.683 Introduction to cGMP Compliance
(on-line)
410.684 Technology Transfer and Commercialization
(on-line)
410.684 Technology Transfer and Commercialization
(on-site)
410.687 Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Affairs of the Biotechnology Enterprise
(on-line)
410.687 Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Affairs of the Biotechnology Enterprise
(on-line)
410.688 Project Management in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.688 Project Management in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.689 Leading Change in Biotechnology
(on-line)
410.701 Introduction to Food Safety
(on-line)
410.701 Introduction to Food Safety
(on-line)
410.702 Biomedical Software Regulation
(on-line)
410.704 Social Entrepreneurship in BioScience
(on-line)
410.715 Medical Device Regulation
(on-line)
410.715 Medical Device Regulation
(on-line)
410.715 Medical Device Regulation
(on-line)
410.727 Regulatory Strategies in Biopharmaceuticals
(on-line)
410.727 Regulatory Strategies in Biopharmaceuticals
(on-line)
410.728 Managing Innovation in the Life Sciences
(on-line)
410.728 Managing Innovation in the Life Sciences
(on-line)
410.729 Regulatory and Economic Fundamentals of Drug Pricing and Reimbursement
(on-line)
410.732 Funding a New Venture
(on-line)
410.756 Grants and Federal Funding for Biotechnology Enterprises
(on-line)
410.799 Current Topics in Regulatory Policy
(on-line)
410.802 Independent Studies in Regulatory Science
(on-line)
410.802 Independent Studies in Regulatory Science
(on-site and/or on-line)
410.802 Independent Studies in Regulatory Science
(on-line)
410.804 Practicum in Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
(on-line)
410.806 Independent Studies in Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
(on-line)
410.806 Independent Studies in Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship
(on-site)
Health Science Intensive Electives
410.705 Communication for Health Care Professionals
(on-site)
410.706 Building and Leading Teams in Health Care
(on-site)
410.707 The Psychosocial Determinants of Health, Implications on Diagnostics
(on-site)
Rotational Electives*
These electives are offered on a rotational, as-needed basis.
410.637 Bioethics
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.642 Economic Dynamics of Change in Biotechnology
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.647 Research Ethics
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.677 Preparing a Successful Submission
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.685 Emerging Issues in Biotechnology
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.665 Bioscience Communication
(on-site)
410.691 Drugs, Medical Devices, and Government
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.703 Strategic Planning for the Biotechnology Enterprise
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.606 Clinical Trial Management
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.617 Marine Biotechnology
(on-site)
410.618 Parasitology
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.624 System and Integrative Physiology
(on-site)
410.630 Gene Therapy
(on-site)
410.636 Biology of HIV & AIDS
(on-site)
410.653 Tissue Engineering
(on-site)
410.655 Radiation Biology
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.661 Methods in Proteomics
(on-line and/or on-site)
410.669 Immunology of Infectious Diseases
(on-site)
410.695 Applied Molecular Biology
(on-line and/or on-site)

State-specific Information for Online Programs

Note: Students should be aware of state-specific information for online programs. For more information, please contact an admissions representative.