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MS in Biomedicine: Biomedical Science Concentration 

Degree: Master of Science
Semester Hours:
 48-49

A master's from EMU can open doors. After earning a two-year master's, our students have proven that they are prepared for the rigors of professional health school. Our graduates have utilized their master's degree to obtain jobs at prestigious research facilities, non-profit organizations, and various healthcare centers.

EMU's Master of Science in Biomedicine degree allows you to pick and choose which graduate-level natural science courses you need and would like to take. Our curriculum will set your application apart with our built-in cross-cultural experience, practicum shadowing, thesis research, ethics and leadership training, and interdisciplinary course offerings.

Biomedical Core Courses (30 SH)

  • BMS 517 Developmental and Stem Cell Biology (4 SH)
  • BMC 612 Advanced Human Gross & Microscopic Anatomy (4 SH)
  • BMC 561 Biochemistry Foundations (3 SH)
  • BMC 562 Advanced Human Physiology (4 SH)
  • BMC 613 Research Design and Statistics (2 SH)
  • BMX 611 Biomedicine, Faith and Ethics (2 SH)
  • BMC 610 Interdisciplinary Seminar I (2 SH)
  • BMC 611 Interdisciplinary Seminar II (2 SH)
  • BMC 623 Research in Biomedicine (3 SH)
  • BMC 598 Biomedicine Practicum (1-4 SH)
  • BMX 603 Cross Cultural Healthcare (3 SH)

Biomedical Science Concentration (13 SH)

Select from the following:

  • BMC 562 Advanced Human Physiology (4 SH)
  • BMS 572 Cognitive Psychology (3 SH)
  • BMC 552 Advanced Cell Biology (3 SH)
  • BMS 561 Immunology (3 SH)
  • BMS 563 Molecular Genetics (3 SH)
  • BMS 562 Neurobiology (3 SH)
  • BMS 570 Medical Microbiology (3 SH) 
  • BMS 585 Infectious Diseases (3 SH)
  • BMS 540 Drugs: Discovery, Design, Action (online) (2 SH)

Requisite Courses (if not completed as an undergraduate)

Both of these courses will count towards elective credit.

  • BMS 501 Biomedical Organic Chemistry I (4 SH)
  • BMS 502 Biomedical Organic Chemistry II (4 SH)

Biomedical Science Electives (5-6 SH)

Offered with adequate enrollment. Select from the following:

  • BMS 530 MCAT Preparation (3 SH)
  • BMS 552 Environmental Toxicology (3 SH)
  • BMS 555 Plant Physiology (3 SH)
  • BMS 557 Advanced Ecology & Field Biology (4 SH)
  • + BMS 571 Abnormal Psychology (3 SH)
  • BMS 573 Theories of Personality (3 SH)
  • +BMS 574 Neuropsychology (3 SH)
  • BMS 579 Analytical Chemistry I (2 SH)
  • BMS 580 Analytical Chemistry II (2 SH)
  • BMS 582 Thermodynamics (3 SH)
  • BMS 583 Quantum Mechanics (3 SH)

+Recommended elective courses

Additional graduate level courses in education, business, counseling, or nursing may be selected as electives.

MS in Biomedicine: Biomedical Teaching Concentration 

Degree: Master of Science
Semester Hours:
 48

Are you interested in teaching biomedical-related courses in a community college or technical school, or are you a high school or junior high science teacher who wishes to enhance your teaching or increase your pay scale? If so, we provided one or two year degree options that can be customized to fit your needs. 

Biomedical Core Courses (30 SH)

  • BMS 517 Developmental and Stem Cell Biology (4 SH)
  • BMC 612 Advanced Human Gross & Microscopic Anatomy (4 SH)
  • BMC 561 Biochemistry Foundations (3 SH)
  • BMC 562 Advanced Human Physiology (4 SH)
  • BMC 613 Research Design and Statistics (2 SH)
  • BMX 611 Biomedicine, Faith and Ethics (2 SH)
  • BMC 610 Interdisciplinary Seminar I (2 SH)
  • BMC 611 Interdisciplinary Seminar II (2 SH)
  • BMC 623 Research in Biomedicine (3 SH)
  • BMC 598 Biomedicine Practicum (1-4 SH)
  • BMX 603 Cross Cultural Healthcare (3 SH)

Required Teaching Core (6 SH)

  • EDCC 501 Creating Cultures of Change (3 SH)
  • EDCC 531 Social and Ethical Issues in Education (3 SH)

Education Electives (12 SH)

Select from the following:

  • EDCC 521 Peacebuilding and Conflict Resolution (3 SH)
  • EDCI 501 Curriculum and Instruction Strategies (3 SH)
  • EDCI 511 Teaming and Collaboration (3 SH)
  • EDCT 531 Everything Google for Classroom (online) (3 SH)
  • EDCT 541 Instructional Technology for Problem-Based Learning (online) (3 SH)
  • EDCT 681 Online Learning Tools for Classroom (online) (3 SH)
  • EDDA 511 Teaching Diverse Learners (3 SH)
  • EDDT 581 Language and Culture (online) (3 SH)


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