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Students must complete a total of 30 credit hours, with a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale, in order to receive his or her MS degree.
All students are required to take the following courses, which total 6 credit hours:
|CELL 7860 Seminars in CMB (3 credits)*||CELL 7870 Seminars in CMB (3 credits)*|
The remaining 24 credits will consist of lecture or lab courses such as the electives listed below.
|Course Code||Course Name||Credits|
|6035||Molecular Biology Laboratory||1|
|6050||Foundations of Pharmacology||3|
|6070||Neurobiology of Aging||3|
|6080||Advanced Developmental and Cell Biology II||3|
|6150||Methods in Neuroscience||3|
|6155||Methods in Neuroscience Laboratory||3|
|6340||Neurobiology of Disease||3|
|6360||Topics in Neurophysiology||3|
|6440||Advanced Molecular Biology||3|
|6490||Gross Anatomy/ with human cadaver lab||4|
|6500||Advanced Molecular Neurobiology||3|
|6550||Synaptic Organization of the Brain||3|
|6560||Fundamentals of Pathophysiology||3|
|6660||Special Topics in Cell & Molecular Biology||1-3|
|6710||Molecular Biology of Cancer||3|
|6755||Cell Biology Laboratory||1|
|6840||Current Topics in Developmental Biology||3|
Students may be permitted to take electives from other departments with the approval of the program's Co-Directors.
*This course will include on site work experiences coupled with formal classroom presentations summarizing the work. The Experiential component includes 50 required hours per semester and will be tailored to the student's career path which can range from traditional laboratory research to Service Learning programs in medical or professional settings.
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