University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Toxicology Ph.D.

Doctor of Philosophy - Toxicology


Course Credits30-40
Research/Dissertation Credits20-30
Total Hours50-70

Degree Specific Credits: 60

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0

Required Courses

Complete the following courses:
BCH 480Advanced Biochemistry I3
BMED 545Research Lab Rotations in Pharmaceutical Science2-3
BMED 583Research Seminar in Toxicology2
BMED 593Current Research Literature1
BMED 605Biomedical Research Ethics1
BMED 609Biomedical Statistics3
BMED 626Research Methods in Biochemical Pharmacology2
BMED 641Toxicology I-Principles3
BMED 628Grantsmanship1
BMED 642Toxicology II-Agents3
BMED 643Cellular & Molecular Toxicology3
BMED 697Research (PhD) 120-30
or BMED 699 Dissertation (PhD)
Total Hours44-55

A minimum of 20 credits is required by the Department for the Ph.D. degree. A maximum of 30 credits may be applied toward the 60-credit requirement for the Ph.D.

Minimum Required Grade: C