MBA/MS-Biochemistry Curriculum | Weatherhead

The 75 credit hour MBA/MS in Biochemistry dual degree requires students to apply to both programs early in the process to avoid difficulties. It can be obtained in 6 semesters with completion of the following:

  1. Core MBA program (33 credit hours)
  2. Core MS in Biochemistry program (18 credit hours)
  3. MBA electives (15 credit hours)
  4. Biochemistry electives (9 credit hours)

Sample Curriculum

  • Year One

    • Fall Semester (15 credit hours)

      • ACCT 401 – Financial and Managerial Accountancy (3 credit hours)
      • MBAC 506 – Marketing Management (3 credit hour)
      • MBAC 511 – Statistics and Decision Modeling (3 credit hours)
      • MBAC 515 – Leading People and Organizations (3 credit hours)
      • MBAC 504 – Corporate Finance I (3 credit hours)
    • Spring Semester (15 credit hours)

      • MBAC 505 – Corporate Finance II (3 credit hours)
      • MBAC 507 – Operations and Supply Chain Management (3 credit hours)
      • MBAC 518 – Business Analytics (3 credit hours)
      • MBAC 512 – Economics (3 credit hours)
      • ACCT 402 – Managerial Accounting for MBA (3 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
  • Year Two

    • Fall Semester (13 credit hours)

      • BIOC 407 – Introduction to Biochemistry: From Molecules To Medical Science (4 credit hours)
      • Biochemistry Elective (3 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
    • Spring Semester (13 credit hours)

      • BIOC 408 – Molecular Biology (4 credit hours)
      • MBAC 508 – Strategic Issues and Applications (3 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
      • Biochemistry Elective (3 credit hours)
  • Year Three

    • Fall Semester (10 credit hours)

      • BIOC 412 – Proteins and Enzymes (1 credit hours)
      • BIOC 601 – Biochemical Research (3 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
      • Biochemistry Elective (3 credit hours)
    • Spring Semester (12 credit hours)

      • BIOC 434 – Structural Biology (2 credit hours)
      • BIOC 601 – Biochemical Research (3 credit hours)
      • EXAM 600 – Master's Comprehensive Exam (1 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
      • WSOM MBA Elective (3 credit hours)
Credit Hours per Program
Weatherhead Hours: 51
Biochem Hours: 27
Total Program Hours: 78