The Professional Science Master's program in biomedical nanotechnology incorporates aspects of the pharmaceutical sciences curriculum with courses in nanotechnology, entrepreneurship, and law.
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The Professional Science Master's program in biomedical nanotechnology incorporates aspects of the pharmaceutical sciences curriculum with courses in nanotechnology, entrepreneurship, and law. The combination of these fields results in a unique curriculum that offers students an opportunity to obtain skills not only in the relevant science but also in leadership, business, and intellectual property law. Furthermore, the program directly addresses a core mission of the university: the provision of practice-oriented educational programs in major scientific disciplines.
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Master of Science in Biomedical Nanotechnology General Requirements
Prerequisites: calculus, organic chemistry, biochemistry, and physiology.
A grade of C- or higher is required in each course.
CHME 5699 - Special Topics in Chemical Engineering
PMST 6252 - Pharmacokinetics and Drug Metabolism
PHSC 5100 - Concepts in Pharmaceutical Science
PHSC 5300 - Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
PHSC 5305 - Professional Development for Pharmaceutical Sciences
PHSC 6212 - Research Skills and Ethics
BIOL 6381 - Ethics in Biological Research
PHSC 6300 - Pharmaceutical Science Seminar
PHSC 7010 - Pharmaceutical Sciences Laboratory
PMST 6254 - Advanced Drug Delivery Systems
Note: Students may complete either CHME 5699 (Special Topics in Chemical Engineering) or PMST 6252 (Pharmacokinetics and Drug Metabolism). Students may complete either PHSC 6212 (Research Skills and Ethics) or BIOL 6381 (Ethics in Biological Research).
NNMD 5270 - Introduction to Nanomedicine
NNMD 5470 - Nano/Biomedical Commercialization: Concept to Market
Business and Enterprise
ENTR 6200 - Enterprise Growth and Innovation
ENTR 6212 - Business Planning for New Ventures
LS 6101 - Introduction to Legal Studies 1: Law and Legal Reasoning
Complete 2 semester hours from the following repeatable courses:
PHSC 5976 - Directed Study
1.00 - 4.00
PHSC 6401 - Pharmaceutical Science Internship
PHSC 6984 - Pharmaceutical Science Research
Please note: this curriculum is for marketing purposes only, and is subject to change. Official curriculum can be found within the Course Catalog.
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