CTS Curriculum

Required Courses - choice of 6, totaling 18 credits

Credits

Semester

Instructor

CTSC5105S--Perspectives in Drug Development
Mondays, 4:15-7:15pm          
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Note room change Research Towers Room V10

3

F

Welsh

CTSC 8523S--Computer Graphics
Offered by Computer Science

3

F

 

CTSC 8534S--Computer Vision

3

F

 

CTSC5102S--Practical Aspects of Clinical Trial Design
Thursdays, 4:30-7:30pm    (Prerequisite = CTSC 5101S) 
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New Location: CRC Day Room

3

S

Dr. Sturgill and Dr.Hsu

CTSC8580S--Computers in Biomedicine
Offered by Computer Science

 

     3
      F
 

Elective Courses - choice of 2, totaling at least 4 credits

 

 

 

CTSC8536S--Machine Learning      3    
CTSC8503S--Computational Thinking      3    
CTSC8530S--Principles of Artificial Intelligence      3    

CTSC 5107S-- Special Topics in Clinical Research
(Pre-/co-requisites; CTSC 5101S and CTSC 5102S)  -- This course accepts a limited number of students.  Please discuss plans with instructors before registering.   
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2

F/S

Dr Gaur and Dr. Hsu

MICR 5008S (RU# 16:681:681) -- Topics in Molecular Medicine

1

F

Chaudhary

MICR 6060S (RU# 16:681:671) -- Topics in Translation of Research to Medicine

1

F

Millonig/

Schein

PHAR 5605S (RU# 16:718:680) -- Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology:  Principles of Drug Action and Targeting
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3

F

Jin

RU# 16:137:502 -- Principles of Communication & Professional Development for Science & Technology Management
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3

F/S

McClure

RU# 16:137:510 -- Drug Development from Concept to Market

3

F

 

RU# 16:137:615 -- Concepts in Biotechnology       3        F  

RU# 16:137:530 -- Principles of Accounting and Finance for Science and Technology Management

3

F

 

PHAR 5581S (RU# 16:718:603) -- Genomics in Cancer Therapeutics (offered every other year -- Spring 2012, Spring 2014, etc)
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     3        S    Banerjee

MICR 5585S (RU# 16:681:585) -- Cancer Molecular Biology

     3             S     Axelrod

MICR 6003 (RU# 16:681:530) -- Introduction to Molecular Medicine (offered every other year -- FALL 2015, 2017, etc)
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     3        F

Banerjee/Abali

BMEG 5509S (RU# 16:125:509) -- Medical Device Development

     3        S  
Silver

RU# 16:137:511 -- Drug Discovery Through Preclinical Development

     3        S  

RU# 16:137:582-- Fundamentals of Regulatory Affairs

     3        S    
Varma

RU# 16:137:501 -- Fundamentals of Intellectual Property (meets in summer) 
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     3        S     
Nag

RU# 16:340:616 -- Animal Pharmaceuticals:  From Discovery Through Market

     3        S  

RU# 16:663:502 -- Principles of Drug Design   
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     3        S  
Longqin Hu

RU# 16:125:629:01 -- Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Science & Technology (must contact Susan Engelhardt for special permission number)
Course Summary

  1 or 3        S  
Yarmush/ Engelhardt
RU# 16:137:512  -- Genes, Targets and Diagnostics: Personalized Medicine in Cancer
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    3        S  
Thesis Project - Total 8 credits      

CTSC 5108S--Topic to be determined by student and mentor

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2-8

F/S

Banerjee

MSBS 7000S -- Thesis Continuation

1-8

F/S

Banerjee

TOTAL: 6 required courses, 2 elective courses, 1 thesis         30

 

 

**Additonal elective courses may be selected from other graduate programs offered through GSBS at RWJMS, such as certain Rutgers graduate level courses. Please note, ALL electives must be approved by one of the CTS program Directors and are subject to appropriate course sharing agreements. Not all Rutgers graduate courses are available to MS CTS students. Information for many courses can be found at http://sis.rutgers.edu/soc/.

Students must complete a UMDNJ-RU Cross Registration Form (available from GSBS or the Program Directors) to register for Rutgers courses.

CERTIFICATE PROGRAM REQUIRES COMPLETION OF REQUIRED COURSES ONLY (18) Credits

Many courses are offered in the late afternoon/evening time frame to accommodate working professionals.

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