Biomedical Science Minor Courses

For courses requiring permission student should contact the instructor.

Course # 

Course Title

 CR 

 Lab

 WI

 Semester

 Permission

Pre-requisites

BMS 501

Microbes in Human Disease

 4

Y

N

Fall

No

None

BMS 560/561

Body Fluids

4

Y

N

Spring

For lab

None

BMS 602

Pathogenic Microbiology

5

Y

N

Spring

No

 BMS 503 or
 BMS 501

BMS 610

Biomedical Lab Management

4

N

Y

Fall

No

None

BMS 640

Phlebotomy Theory

2

N

N

Spring

Yes

None

BMS 644

Hematology

3

N

N

Fall

No

None

BMS 656

Immunohematology and Transfusion Science

3

N

N

Fall

No

None

BMS 703

Infectious Disease and Health

4

N

N

Fall

No

 BMS 503 or
 BMS 501

BMS 704

Pathologic Basis of 
Disease

4

N

N

Spring

No

 ANSC 511 & 512 or  BMS 507 & 508

BMS 705

Immunology

3

N

N

Fall

No

 BMS 503 or
 BMS 501

BMS 712

Grand Rounds

2

Y

N

Both

Yes

 BMS 507 & 508
 or   ANSC 511 &
 512

BMS 719

Host-Microbe Interactions

4

N

N

Fall

No

 BMS 503 or BMS
 602 and GEN 604
 or by permission

BMS 720

Mycology/Parasitology
/Virology

3

N

N

Spring

No

 BMS 602

HMP 501

Epidemiology & 
Community Medicine

4

Y

N

Both

No

None

BMS 730

Ethics and Issues in
 Biomedical Science

4

N

Y

Spring

No

 BMS 503 or BMS
 501 -  Jr. and Sr.
 only

 

Students who have taken CHEM 403 & 404 – General Chemistry I & II may also select from the following courses:

Course #

Course Title

 CR

 Lab

 WI

 Semester

 Permission

Pre-requisites

BMS 503

 General Microbiology

5

Y

N

Both

No

 CHEM 403 & 404

BMS 706

 Virology

3

N

N

Spring

No

 BMS 503

BMS 716

 Public Health:  Food and 
 Waterborne Disease

4

N

Y

Fall

No

 BMS 503

BMCB 605

 Eukaryotic Cell &
 Developmental Biology

4

Y

N

Spring

No

 BIOL 411 & 412,
 CHEM 403 & 404

BMCB 753

 Cell Culture

5

Y

N

Fall

Yes

 BMS 503

GEN 717

 Molecular Microbiology

5

Y

Y

Fall

No

 BMS 503 and GEN 604
 or permission

 

Students who have taken CHEM 403 & 404 – General Chemistry I & II AND BMCB 658/659 – General Biochemistry may also select from the following courses:

Course #

Course Title

 CR

 Lab  

 WI

 Semester  

 Permission

 Pre-requisites

BMS 650

 Molecular Diagnostics

4

N

N

Fall

No

GEN 604, BMCB 658/659

BMS 658

 Medical Biochemistry - 
 BMS:MLS majors only

3

N

N

Fall

No

BMCB 658/659 and BIOL 528 or other Stats course

BMS 702

 Endocrinology

4

N

N

Fall

No

BMCB 658 or 751

BMS 711

 Toxicology

4

N

N

Spring

No

BMCB 658 or equivalent- Jr. and Sr. only

BMS 718

 Mammalian Physiology

4

N

Y

Spring

No

ANSC 511 & 512 or BMS 507 & 508 or ZOOL 625 and BMCB 658/659

GEN 704

 Genetics of Prokaryotic
 Microbes

5

Y

N

Spring

No

BMS 503 and BMCB 658/659

NUTR 750

 Nutritional Biochemistry

4

N

Y

Fall

No

ANSC 511 & 512 or BMS 507 & 508 and BMCB 658