Cell Biology, Genetics & Molecular Medicine

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
CGM Advanced Core Courses  4
CSBL 5089Graduate Colloquium 2
CSBL 5095Experimental Design And Data Analysis 3
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Second Year
FallCredit Hours
CGM Advanced Elective Courses  2
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
CSBL 5077Scientific Writing 2
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) * 5.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Second Year
SpringCredit Hours
CGM Advanced Elective Courses  2
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 7001Qualifying Exam (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) * 6.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Third Year
FallCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching * 1
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) 8.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Third Year
SpringCredit Hours
CSBL 6071Supervised Teaching * 1
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) 8.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fourth Year
FallCredit Hours
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) * 9.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fourth Year
SpringCredit Hours
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 6097Research (Class Section 4CGM) * 9.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fifth Year
FallCredit Hours
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 4CGM) * 9.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
Fifth Year
SpringCredit Hours
IBMS 7010Student Journal Club & Research Presentation (Class Section 4CGM) 1
IBMS 6090Seminar (Class Section 4CGM) 1.5
IBMS 7099Dissertation (Class Section 4CGM) * 9.5
 Total Credit Hours: 12.0
*

Supervised Teaching can be taken as an elective typically during Year 3, but can also be taken in Year 2 or other years.  Research/Dissertation credit hours can be adjusted as needed to maintain a total of 12 semester credit hours.