Apply to this certificate program through a central application: GradCAS. Review the sections below before you begin.
Certificate in Biomolecular Sciences
Scott D. Zimmerman, Director of Graduate Studies
Kampeter Health Sciences Hall, Room 353
BMS Department phone: 417-836-5603
The Graduate Certificate in Biomolecular Sciences provides a 13-credit hour graduate-level experience for those interested in a deeper understanding of the techniques and applications used in the field of cell and molecular biology. The program provides for the acquisition of knowledge and skills necessary for supporting burgeoning scientists in this field. Completion of this certificate can occur as part of the Master’s in Biomedical Sciences graduate program.
- Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
- GRE score of 290 or higher
|Course Information||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|BMS 622||Molecular Cell Biology||4 hrs|
|BMS 625||Molecular Biology||4 hrs|
|BMS 635||Signal Transduction||2 hrs|
|BMS 658||Recombinant DNA and Protein Techniques||3 hrs|
After admission into the Graduate Certificate in Biomolecular Sciences program, the students must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher, with no more than one course with a grade of "C", and no course with a grade of "C-" or lower.
Take your education to the next level
Your courses in this certificate program can count toward a master’s degree in biomedical sciences.