Biochemistry — M.S., Ph.D. Comparison

Course TitleMSPhD
Basic Science Core
IBGS 501Biomedical Communication and Integrity2.02.0
IBGS 502Biomedical Information and Statistics2.02.0
IBGS 511Cellular Mechanisms and Integrated Systems I6.06.0
IBGS 512Cellular Mechanisms and Integrated Systems II6.06.0
IBGS 522Cellular Mechanisms and Integrated Systems II Journal Club2.02.0
IBGS 523Cellular Mechanisms and Integrated Systems III Journal Club2.02.0
IBGS 503Biomedical Grant Writing2.0
Totals20.022.0
Course TitleMSPhD
Major
BCHM _____ Graduate biochemistry electives312.012.0
Totals12.012.0
Course TitleMSPhD
Seminars
IBGS 607Integrated Biomedical Graduate Studies Seminar10.00.0
IBGS 604Introduction to Integrative Biology Presentation Seminar1.0
IBGS 605Integrative Biology Presentation Seminar22.0
Totals3.0
Course TitleMSPhD
Religion
RELE 525Ethics for Scientists43.03.0
RELR 588Personal and Family Wholeness43.0
RELT 617Seminar in Religion and the Sciences43.0
Totals3.09.0
Course TitleMSPhD
MS completion options
Required units10.0
Coursework track:
BCHM _____ Graduate biochemistry electives (9 units)
Introduction to Integrative Biology Presentation Seminar ((1 units))
Research track:
BCHM _____ Graduate biochemistry elective (2 units)
Research ((7 units))
Integrative Biology Presentation Seminar ((1 unit))
Totals10.0
Course TitleMSPhD
PhD research/dissertation
IBGS 696Research Rotations22.0
BCHM 697Research212.0
Totals14.0
Overall Totals45.060.0
1

Registration and attendance required every quarter in residence, but units do not count toward total required for graduation. 

2

 Multiple registrations required to fulfill total units required.

3

At least 2 units must be in a techniques course and 2 units in a didactic literature based course (PhD program only).

4

May substitute with another graduate religion course with the same prefix and numbered 500 or above.