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Biochemistry & Molecular Biology - Master of Science

Department Overview
Graduate Programs
Master of Science
Doctor of Philosophy
Course Descriptions
Faculty
Molecular Modeling Facility

Specific Program Requirements (Hegis Code 0414)

A minimum total of thirty credits, including either a one credit Masterís Literature Review (Plan A) or a one credit Masterís Thesis (Plan B) is required for graduation. Departmental Seminar and Journal Club (BIOC - 8020) may be taken multiple times but only two credits may be counted towards degree requirements. Courses offered by other departments may be applied toward the elective credit requirements with the approval of the program director.

Plan A:
Required Courses  
General Biochemistry I & II (BIOC 1010, 1020) 8 credits
Biochemistry of Gene Expression (BIOC 1250) 4 credits
Departmental Seminar and Journal Club (BIOC 8020), taken twice OR Current Topics (BIOC 8110) 2 credits
Masterís Literature Review (BIOC 9750) 1 credit

Electives

15 credits
Total 30 credits

Plan B:
Required Courses  
General Biochemistry I & II (BIOC 1010, 1020) 8 credits
Biochemistry of Gene Expression (BIOC 1250) 4 credits
Departmental Seminar and Journal Club (BIOC 8020), taken twice OR Current Topics (BIOC 8110) 2 credits 
Masterís Thesis Research (BIOC 9800) up to 5 credits
Masterís Thesis (BIOC 9850) 1 credit

Electives

10 - 15 credits
Total 30 credits

 


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