2020 - 2021 Graduate Bulletin


Course Description

CLS 590 Capstone in Clinical Applications of Genetic and Genomic Technologies 1-4 cr.

  • Graded: S/U
  • Prerequisite: Completion of a minimum of 23 credits of CLS 500 level courses or permission of Program Director.

Capstone course involving the evaluation of genetic and genomic technologies used in the diagnosis of inherited, acquired, and infectious disease. Students will be required to investigate and assess the strengths and weaknesses of genetic and genomic techniques using primary clinical research literature as an indicator of knowledge gained throughout the program and present findings in both an oral and written format. Students are required to pass a written program comprehensive examination modeled on a national certifying examination.