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2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Thesis Option

Twenty-Six Hours of Classroom Coursework

Twenty-six hours of classroom coursework, selected from 6000 and 8000-level courses, must include:

  • One course in biochemistry. This requirement may be waived if the student has taken and successfully completed an equivalent undergraduate course with a grade of B or higher.

Two Hours of Seminar

Students may take one BIOL 6960 /BIOL 6970  and one 2 hour section of BIOL 8700  or two 2 hour sections of BIOL 8700 . Each 2 hour section is equivalent to one credit hour.

An Orally Defended Thesis Proposal

Fourteen Hours of

A Thesis

A Final Presentation

Directed primarily to the defense of the thesis.