A Sample PSM Curriculum: 

I. Core Requirement

  • Core Concepts of Biotechnology
  • Graduate Colloquium
  • Skills for Science Proposal Writing/Biomedical Research Design
  • Management Principles and Organizational Behavior

II. Concentration Requirement

  • ePortfolio 

Concentration in Biotechnology

  • Cell and Molecular Biology 
  • Bioinformatics & Genome Annotation
  • Molecular Biology of Cancer
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Cell Culture and Stem Cell Techniques
  • Immunoassays
  • Biomedical Advanced Topics

Concentration in Stem Cell Science

  • Developmental Biology
  • Bioethics
  • Reproductive Technologies
  • Cell Culture and Stem Cell Techniques
  • Topics in Developmental Biology/Stem Cell

III. Culminating Experience

  • Cooperative Internship Experience
  • Applied Research Project

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