Master of Science of Biomedical Sciences Competencies
Graduates from the non-research Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences tracks will:
- Be able to understand and summarize articles on research topics from biomedical science journals.
- Have a basic knowledge of the role and use of biostatistics in biomedical research and be able to generate hypotheses and select appropriate statistical tests to properly evaluate and compare research data.
- Be able to summarize how research is used to develop new therapies in medicine.
- Be able to articulate interrelationships of diverse information and apply those relationships to current clinical situations.
- Be prepared to succeed in doctoral programs in the health professions and life sciences.
In addition to the five learning outcomes for the non-research tracks, graduates from the two-year research track will:
- Be able to interpret/analyze biomedical information and use it to design/conduct research in biomedical sciences.