Course Work & Thesis Requirements                                                                                

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For a student with B.S. degree only

  • 60 credit hours of courses
  • 30 credit hours of thesis

For a student with MS. MPH, DVM, MD etc

 30 credit hours of courses

30 credit hours of thesis

Three major focus areas:

1. Infectious Disease (Microbiology, Immunology, Parasitology, Pathobiology)

2. Translational Medicine (Obesity, Cancer, Reproduction Physiology, Toxicology, Behavioral Sciences)

3. Epidmiology & Risk Analysis

 Core courses for all three focus areas:

Biostatistics, Bioethics, Molecular Biology. Biethics, Bioinformatics, Seminar (2).