Master’s Course Schedule

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

Fall

Course Name Credit(s)
MICB 515: Microbiology of Biological Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases 3
MICB 517: Bioterrorism* 3
MICB 525: Homeland Security* 3
MICB 551: Biohazardous Threat Agents & EID Seminar 2
Elective 1 2
Elective 2 2
Total 15 Credits

Spring

Course Name Credit(s)
MICB 520: Agroterrorism 3
MICB 577: Defense Threat Reduction Initiatives 2
Elective 2 3
Elective 3 2
Elective 4 3
Elective 5 2
Total 15 Credits

* Students UNABLE to take MICB 517 or MICB 525 on campus in the fall can request to take the corresponding online course in the spring.

Corresponding Online Courses
MICB 517 equivalent to CBTA 517 (Spring Course)
MICB 525 equivalent to CBTA 525 (Spring Course)