Cancer Biology

Sample Plan of Study

First Year
FallCredit Hours
IBMS 5000Fundamentals Of Biomedical Sciences 8
INTD 5082Responsible Conduct of Research 1.5
IBMS 5008Lab Rotations 3
 Total Credit Hours: 12.5
First Year
SpringCredit Hours
INTD 6007Advanced Cell Biology 2
INTD 6009Advanced Molecular Biology 2
CSBL 5095Experimental Design And Data Analysis 3
CSBL 5089Graduate Colloquium 2
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 3CB) * 1.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Second Year
FallCredit Hours
CSBL 6068Cancer Biology Core 1 2
CSBL 6069Cancer Biology Core 2 2
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 3CB) * 3.5
CSBL 5077Scientific Writing 2
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Second Year
SpringCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching (or Elective ) # 3
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 3CB) * 5.5
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
IBMS 7001Qualifying Exam (Class Section 3CB) 1
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Third Year
FallCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching (or Elective ) # 3
CSBL 6070Cancer Biology Preceptorial 0.5
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 3CB) * 6
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Third Year
SpringCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching (or Elective) # 3
CSBL 6070Cancer Biology Preceptorial 0.5
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 3CB) * 6
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fourth Year
FallCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching (or Elective) # 3
CSBL 6070Cancer Biology Preceptorial 0.5
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 3CB) * 6
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fourth Year
SpringCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching (or Elective) # 3
CSBL 6070Cancer Biology Preceptorial 0.5
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 3CB) * 6
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fifth Year
FallCredit Hours
CSBL 6070Cancer Biology Preceptorial 0.5
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 3CB) 1
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 3CB) * 9
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fifth Year
SpringCredit Hours
CSBL 6070Cancer Biology Preceptorial 0.5
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 3CB) 1.5
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 3CB) * 10
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
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Students must register for a sufficient number of Research and/or Dissertation credit hours to ensure full-time enrollment at 12 semester credit hours.

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A minimum 6 semester credit hours of didactic course work (not including practica) is required as electives and 2 semester credit hours of Supervised Teaching is required.