Translational Medicine, Master of Science (M.S.)

To obtain the M.S. degree in Translational Medicine, a student must complete the 30-credit course program described below. Core courses (24 credits) are concentrated in three areas: (1) Biomedical and Clinical Sciences and Engineering, (2) Clinical Evaluation, and (3) Business Principles and Entrepreneurship. In addition to core requirements, students are required to enroll in 6 credits of technical elective courses.

Degree Requirements

Requirements List

Course NumberTitleCredits
BME I6100Intellectual Property, Regulation and Quality Assurance

3

BME I6200Cost Analysis and the business of translation

1

BME I6300Engineering, Entrepreneurship and Business Leadership

3

BME I6400Translational Challenges in Diagnostics, Devices and Therapeutics

3

BME I6500Capstone Design I: Identifying the Problem

2

BME I6600Capstone design 2: Conceptual Innovation

3

BME I6700Capstone Design 3: Translational solutions

3

MEDS I7100Translational Challenges in Medicine

3

MEDS I8100Biomedical Ethics and Responsible Conduct of Research

1

MEDS I8200Translational Research Design

2

Elective Courses (6 credits from the list below)

Course NumberTitleCredits
BME I2000Cell and Tissue Engineering

3

BME I2200Cell and Tissue Transport

3

BME I3000Neural Engineering and Applied Bioelectricity

3

BME I3100Biofluid Mechanics

3

BME I4200Organ Transport and Pharmacokinetics

3

BME I4300Physiology for Biomedical Engineers

6

BME I5000Medical Imaging and Image Processing

3

BME I5100Biomedical Signal Processing

3

BME I6000Advanced Biomaterials

3

BME I7000Laboratory in Cellular and Molecular Engineering

3

BME I7100Cell and Tissue Mechanics

3

BME I7300Cell and Tissue-Biomaterial Interactions

3

BME I7700Microfluidic Devices in Biotechnology

3

BME I8000Bone Physiology and Biomechanics

3

BME I9000Skeletal Soft Tissue Physiology and Biomechanics

3

BME I9400Special Topics in Machine Learning

3

BME I9800Project

3

Chemical Engineering Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
ChE I5700Advanced Materials Engineering

3

ChE I8900Nanotechnology

3

ChE I9000Bioprocess Engineering: Mammalian Cell Biotechnology

3

Mechanical Engineering Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
ME I4800Accidental Injury Biomechanics

3

Biomedical Sciences Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
BIO A2000Virology

3

BIO A4250Cancer Biology

3

BIO A4510Movement and Muscle: The Neuroscience of Motor Control

3

BIO A4810Introduction to Epigenetics

3

BIO A8300Laboratory in Biotechnology

5

BIO B4540Sensory Perception

3

BIO C0300Molecular Biology

4

BIO V1401Cell Biology

4

BIO V1800Immunology

3

BIO V2301Neuroscience I

4

BIO V2301Neuroscience I

4

BIO V2302Neuroscience II

4

BIO V5003Developmental Biology

3

CHEM A8005Biochemistry II

3

PHYS V3800Biophysics

4

Total Credit Hours: 30