General Degree Plans

Master of Science Degree Plan

 

 

 

 

Course

Number

 

 

Title

 

 

SCH

Semester

to be

Completed

BMSC 6201 Fundamentals of BMSC 1 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6202 Fundamentals of BMSC 2 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6203 Fundamentals of BMSC 3 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6204 Fundamentals of BMSC 4 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 5150 Lab Rotations 1 Fall Year 1
BMSC 5150 Lab Rotations 1 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6200 Experimental Design and Biostatistics 2 Fall Year 1
Milestones by semester end: Major Professor, Change of Discipline 12 SCH 12 SCH
BMSC 5160 Biomedical Ethics 1 Spring Year 1
BMSC 5315 Principles of Scientific Communications 2 Spring Year 1
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Spring Year 1
BMSC 5998 Individual Research/Electives 1-4 Spring Year 1
MMED 6301 Molecular Genetics 2 Spring Year 1
MMED 6302 Medical Genetics 2 Spring Year 1
Milestones by semester end: Advisory Committee, Degree Plan 9-12 SCH 21-24 SCH
BMSC 6100 Scientific Communication Competencies 1 Summer Year 1
BMSC 5998 Individual Research/Electives 1-5 Summer Year 1
Milestones by semester end: Research Progress Summary (annual advisory committee meeting), Research Proposal, and advancement to candidacy 6 SCH 27-30 SCH
         
BMSC 5395 Thesis 1-8 Until completed
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Until completed
9 SCH 36 SCH
Note: 30 SCH are accumulated at this point and, depending on the number of Individual Research hours vs. advanced course credits taken, graduation is mathematically possible (a maximum of XX SCH is counted toward the 30 SCH required for the degree). If degree requirements are not met, student continues to register for 9 SCH of Thesis (BMSC 5395) and 1 SCH of Seminar in Current Topics (MMED 5103) in each fall and spring semester or 6 SCH in each summer semester until requirements have been completed.

Doctor of Philosophy Degree Plan

 

 

 

 

Course

Number

 

 

Title

 

 

SCH

Semester

to be

Completed

BMSC 6201 Fundamentals of BMSC 1 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6202 Fundamentals of BMSC 2 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6203 Fundamentals of BMSC 3 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6204 Fundamentals of BMSC 4 2 Fall Year 1
BMSC 5150 Lab Rotations 1 Fall Year 1
BMSC 5150 Lab Rotations 1 Fall Year 1
BMSC 6200 Experimental Design and Biostatistics Fall Year 1
Milestones by semester end: Major Professor, Change of Discipline 12 SCH 12 SCH
BMSC 5160 Biomedical Ethics 1 Spring Year 1
BMSC 5315 Principles of Scientific Communications 2 Spring Year 1
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Spring Year 1
MMED 5301 Molecular Genetics 2 Spring Year 1
MMED 5302 Medical Genetics 2 Spring Year 1
BMSC 6998 Individual Research 4 Spring Year 1
Milestones by semester end: Advisory Committee, Degree Plan 12 SCH 24 SCH
BMSC 6998 Individual Research 0-5 Summer Year 1
BMSC 6100 Scientific Communication Competencies 1 Summer Year 1
Milestones by semester end: Research Progress Summary (annual committee meeting) 6 SCH 30 SCH
BMSC 6998 Individual Research 1-12 Fall Year 2
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Fall Year 2
Elective Courses 0-11 Fall Year 2
Milestones by semester end: Qualifying Exam 12 SCH 42 SCH
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Spring Year 2
BMSC 6998 Individual Research 1-11 Spring Year 2
Elective Courses 0-11 Spring Year 2
12 SCH 54 SCH
BMSC 6100 Scientific Communication Competencies 1 Summer Year 2
BMSC 6998 Individual Research 0-5 Summer Year 2
Elective Courses 0-5 Summer Year 2
Milestones by semester end: Research Progress Summary (annual committee meeting), approved Research Proposal and advancement to candidacy 6 SCH 60 SCH
BMSC 6395 Doctoral Dissertation 1-8 Fall Year 3
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Fall Year 3
Elective Courses 0-7 Fall Year 3
9 SCH 69 SCH
BMSC 6395 Doctoral Dissertation 9 Spring Year 3
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Spring Year 3
9 SCH 78 SCH
BMSC 6100 Scientific Communication Competencies 1 Summer Year 3
BMSC 6395 Doctoral Dissertation 5 Summer Year 3
Milestones by semester end: Research Progress Summary (annual committee meeting) 6 SCH 84 SCH
BMSC 6395 Doctoral Dissertation 8 SCH Until Completed
MMED 5140.002 Seminar in Current Topics 1 Until Completed
9 SCH 93 SCH
Note: 90 SCH are accumulated at this point and, depending on the number of Individual Research hours vs. advanced course credits taken, graduation is mathematically possible (a maximum of 40 SCH is counted toward the 90 SCH required for the degree). If degree requirements are not met, student continues to register for 8 SCH of Doctoral Dissertation (BMSC 6395) and 1 SCH of Seminar in Current Topics (MMED 5140.002) in each fall and spring semester or 6 SCH in each summer semester until requirements have been completed.

 

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