INFORMATION FOR CURRENT STUDENTS

  Ph.D. Program

The minimum requirements (90 credits) for a Ph.D. are:

  • 20 credits of major course work designated for MBG degree
  • 8 hours of minor courses including IBS Systems Biology (4 credits) and course work from a department other than MBG; or transfer credits from a M.S. degree
  • 32 hours of other courses, including MBG 7460
  • 4 successive Fall/Winter terms enrolled as Candidate Status- 7.5 cr. Each MBG 9991, 9992, 9993, 9994 (equiv. to previous 30 credits of MBG 9999)

 

        

 

                           MILESTONES IN GRADUATE TRAINING

 

  

 

Required courses:

 

 

 

Term

Credits

Year

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IBS 7010*

 

Biomedical Molecular Biology

 

Fall

5

I

IBS 7020*

 

Biomedical Cell Biology

 

Fall

5

I

IBS 7030-90

Biomedical Systems Biology

 

Winter

4

I

MBG 7600*

Advanced Human Genetics

 

Winter

4

I

MBG 8680*

Computer Applications in MBG

 

Spr/Summer

1

I

MBG 7091*

Scientific Communication II

 

Winter

2

II

MBG 7460

Research Training

 

 

Every term

1-8

any

MBG 9991, 9992, 9993, 9994  Candidate Status**

Fall/Winter

7.5

any

BMS 6010*

Integrity in Science

 

 

Spr/Summer

1

II

 

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