Recommended Course Sequence Option I

For students interested in the Toxicology PhD program from the start of the first year

FIRST YEAR: BBSP

Fall Semester

• PHCO 701 and PATH 713/714L

• BBSP 902 (FYG); TOXC 722 (optional)

• BBSP 901 (Research Rotations)

Spring Semester

• PHCO 702 and PATH 715/716L

• BBSP 902 (FYG); TOXC 722 (optional)

• BBSP 901 (Research Rotations)

 

Summer (Join the Toxicology Program)

• Research in the lab of chosen research adviser

 

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester

• TOXC 442 and Elective Course

• BBSP 710 (Statistics for Lab Scientists)**

• TOXC 721 (Communication Skills)

• TOXC 722

• TOXC 901 (Dissertation Research)

 

Spring Semester

• TOXC 707 and Elective Course

• TOXC 722

• TOXC 901 (Dissertation Research)

(Doctoral Written Exam in May)

THIRD YEAR

FOURTH YEAR AND BEYOND

• [BIOS 600; fall or spring semester]**

• TOXC 821 (Scientific Writing); fall semester

• TOXC 722; fall and spring semesters

• TOXC 994 (Dissertation Research); fall and spring

(Doctoral Oral Exam and Defense of PhD Proposal)

 

• TOXC 994 (Dissertation Research); fall and spring

• TOXC 722 (fall and spring)

 

 

(Dissertation defense by the end of the 5th year)