In addition to meeting the requirements for classified graduate standing and the basic requirements for the master’s degree as described in Part Four of this bulletin, the student must complete a graduate program of 30 units of 500-level and above courses selected, with the approval of the MBI graduate adviser. A list of suggested courses is presented on the following page. All students entering the Master of Science program in molecular biology will be required to take an advanced course in molecular biology. At least 15 units of the courses selected must be in 600- and 700-numbered courses including 799A, Thesis.
With the approval of the graduate adviser of molecular biology, a student may substitute for M BIO 610 another 600- or 700- numbered course. A final oral examination on the thesis will be administered by the thesis committee.
Courses Acceptable for the Concentration in Molecular Biology