Biochemistry & Biophysics Graduate Major typical first year schedule

Fall

Winter

Spring

BB581
Biophysics 1 (3)
BB582
Biophysics 2 (3)
BB583
Biophysics 3 (3)
BB590
Biochemistry 1 (3)
BB591
Biochemistry 2 (3)
BB592
Biochemistry 3 (3)
BB607
Seminar (1)
BB607
Seminar (1)
BB607
Seminar (1)
BB601
Lab rotation research (4-9)
BB601
Lab rotation research (3-8)
BB601
Lab rotation research (3-8)
elective
(0-5)
elective
(0-5)
elective
(0-5)

 

-Select number of lab rotation research credits so that total number of credits equals 12
-For Ph.D., 108 total credit hours are required, 36 credit hours of which must be academic courses (non-research, non-seminar)

 

Biochemistry & Biophysics Minor (minor code: 5060)

Requires 15 credits from the following

BB 550, BB 551. General Biochemistry (4,3)
   OR BB 590, BB 591, BB 592. Biochemistry (3,3,3)
Plus 6-8 credits of BB graduate advisor approved elective BB-related graduate level courses (6–8)

Pre-approved Elective Courses

BB 581. Biophysics (3)
BB 582. Biophysics (3)
BB 583. Biophysics (3)
BB 593. Biochemistry Laboratory (3)
BB 594. Biochemistry Laboratory (3)
BB 650. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Cell cycle and cancer (3)
BB 650. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Protein evolution (3)
BB 651. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Epigenetics (3)
BB 651. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Macromolecular Interactions (3)
BB 651. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Membrane Biochemistry (3)
BB 651. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Protein NMR Spectroscopy (3)
BB 651. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Protein Homeostasis, Aging, Disease (3)
BB 652. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Oxidative Stress (3)
BB 652. Selected Topics in Biochemistry and Biophysics: Protein Xray Crystallography (3)
BB 654. Proteins (3)
MCB 525. Techniques in Molecular and Cellular Biology (3)
MCB 554. Genome Organization, Structure, and Maintenance (4)
MCB 555. Genome Expression and Regulation (4)
MCB 556. Cell and Developmental Biology (4)