The Midwestern University College of Graduate Studies PGCert in Precision Medicine Program reserves the right to alter its curriculum however and whenever it deems appropriate. This Catalog does not establish a contractual relationship between Midwestern University and students. Total quarter-credit hours required for Program completion is 22.

 A typical curriculum, course credits, and course sequencing is shown below. Not all electives are offered every quarter.


Year 1 -
Summer Quarter
PMGCG 501 Introduction to Genetics and Genomics Credits: 2
Total 2
Fall Quarter
PMGCG 502 Genomics of Rare and Complex Diseases Credits: 3
Total 3
Winter Quarter
PMGCG 503 Introduction to Bioinformatics, Statistics, and Data Interpretation Credits: 2
Total 2
Spring Quarter
PMGCG 504 'Omics and Biomarkers Credits: 3
Total 3
Year 2 -
Summer Quarter
PMGCG 601 The Application of Precision Medicine to Cancer Credits: 3
Total 3
Fall Quarter
PMGCG 602 Pharmacogenomics Credits: 2
Precision Medicine Elective Credits: 1
Total 3
Winter Quarter
PMGCG 603 Microbial Genetics, the Microbiome, and Infectious Diseases Credits: 2
Precision Medicine Elective Credits: 1
Total 3
Spring Quarter
PMGCG 604 Ethical, Legal and Social Issues of Precision Medicine Credits: 1
PMGCG 605 Counseling and Communication Skills for Precision Medicine Credits: 1
Precision Medicine Elective Credits: 1
Total 3

Students complete three elective courses.  Not all electives may be offered in every academic quarter. 

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Electives
PMGCG 801 Application of Precision Medicine to Inflammatory and Autoimmune Disease Credits: 1
PMGCG 802 The Application of Precision Medicine to Neurological Diseases Credits: 1
PMGCG 803 Application of Precision Medicine to Cardiovascular Diseases Credits: 1
PMGCG 804 Advanced Topics in Pharmacogenomics Credits: 1
PMGCG 805 A One Health Approach to Genomics and Precision Medicine Credits: 1
PMGCG 806 Epigenomics and Functional Genomics in Health and Disease Credits: 1
PMGCG 807 Genetic Technologies for the Treatment of Disease Credits: 1
PMGCG 808 Precision Medicine Journal Club Credits: 1
PMGCG 809 Understanding and Interpreting Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Credits: 1
Total 9

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