First and Second Year Program in Detail

A sample curriculum is shown below:

Fall Semester (first year)- Required for Biological Chemistry Program

Faculty Research Seminar (BLCHM 6050) 0.5 sem hr
Scientific Integrity & Ethics of Science Research (MBIOL 7570) 1 sem hr
Proteins & Nucleic Acid Biochemistry (BLCHM 6410) 2 sem hrs
Genetic Engineering (BLCHM 6400) 2 sem hrs
Protein Chemistry (BLCHM 6460) 2 sem hrs
Biophysical Chemistry (BLCHM 6450) 2 sem hrs
Graduate Research (BLCHM 7960-01) 1 sem hr
Graduate Research (BLCHM 7960-02) 1 sem hr
Total 11.5 sem hrs

Spring Semester (first year)- Required for Biological Chemistry Program

Journal club and Grant Proposal Writing Course (BLCHM 6100) 2 sem hrs
3 Track Courses 6-9 sem hrs
1 Elective Course (recommend Cell Biology (MBIOL 6480) 0-2 sem hr
Graduate Research (BLCHM 7960-1) 1 sem hr
Graduate Research (BLCHM 7960-2) 1 sem hr
Total 12 sem hrs

Fall Semester (second year)


Essentials of Pharmacolgy & Toxicology (PHTX 7113) 4 sem hrs
Pharmacology I (PHTX 7211) 2 sem hrs
Professional Skills (PHTX 7690) 2 sem hrs
Biomed. Sci. / PHTX elective 0-3 sem hrs
Journal Club (PHTX 6710 or 6720) 0-1 sem hr
Seminar (PHTX 7890) 0-1 sem hr
*Research (PHTX 7920) 0-2 sem hr
Total 11 sem hrs

Spring Semester (second year)

Principles of Toxicology (PHTX 7114) 2 sem hrs
Pharmacology II (PHTX 7221) 2 sem hrs
Statistics (PHTX 6680) 2 sem hrs
Advanced PHTX Elective 2-3 sem hrs
*Journal Club (PHTX 6710 or 6720) 0-1 sem hr
*Seminar (PHTX 7890) 0-1 sem hr
*Research  (PHTX 7920) 0-3 sem hrs
Total 11 sem hrs



Upcoming Events

View Calendar

Graduate Students

IT Services

CPCSS - COMPUTER SUPPORT REQUEST

COMPUTER SUPPORT REQUEST