Master’s Course Schedule

The following is an example of a master’s program course schedule for full-time students. Full-time students usually complete the master’s program in 2 semesters. Part-time students may register for fewer than 12 credits per fall and spring semester and can complete the program in two to three years.

Fall Start

Fall

Course NameCredit(s)
SYSM 590: Application of Biostatistics to “Big Data”3
SYSM 591: Biomedical Informatics3
SYSM 593: Critical Reading in Systems Medicine2
SYSM 597: Clinical Bioinformatics3
Elective 12
Elective 22
Total: 15 Credits

Spring

Course NameCredit(s)
SYSM 570: Application of Biostatistics to “Big Data”2
SYSM 585: Biomedical Informatics3
SYSM 594: Critical Reading in Systems Medicine2
SYSM 596: Clinical Bioinformatics2
SYSM 602: Systems Medicine Internship4
Elective 32
Total: 15 Credits

Spring Start

Spring

Course NameCredit(s)
SYSM 570: Clinical Applications of the Microbiota2
SYSM 585: Introduction to Genomic Medicine3
SYSM 594: Translational Bioinformatics2
SYSM 596: Clinical Metabolomics2
Elective 13
Elective 23
Total: 15 Credits

Fall

Course NameCredit(s)
SYSM 590: Application of Biostatistics to “Big Data”3
SYSM 591: Biomedical Informatics3
SYSM 593: Critical Reading in Systems Medicine2
SYSM 597: Clinical Bioinformatics3
SYSM 602: Systems Medicine Internship4
Total: 15 Credits