Cellular, Molecular, and Microbial Biology - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Cellular, Molecular, and Microbial Biology

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 60

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0

Catalog Year: 2022-23

Notes/Description

  • All CMMB PhD students have a common set of requirements: students must take a total of 60 semester credits, including 20 semester credits of courses (includes any course other than Dissertation and Research).

  • At least three 3-credit (or more) graduate courses at the 500 or 600 level.

  • In addition to coursework, all PhD students must teach at least one semester (typically as a Graduate Teaching Assistant) and must rotate in at least two research laboratories.

Summary

Core Courses

10

Semester Credits

20-32

Dissertation/Research

18-30

Total Hours

60


Core Courses

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

BCH/BIOM 570

Intro to Research

2

BIOB 547

Experimental Molecular, Cellular, and Chemical Biology

4

BCH ?ended 201570/BIOM 594

Seminar

4

Total Hours

10

Minimum Required Grade: C