Nov 27, 2021  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Molecular and Cellular Biology, M.S.

The M.S. in molecular and cellular biology program is designed primarily for students who are research oriented and who wish to prepare for advanced work at the doctoral level.

Degree Requirements

To become candidates for the M.S. degree, students must prepare, present and successfully defend a written research proposal.

In addition, candidates must complete 30 credit hours, including 18 credit hours at the 6000 level and BIOL 6398 - Thesis , BIOL 6399 - Thesis , and conduct a research project, the results of which must be presented orally and defended before an appropriate examining committee of the faculty. At least one year must be spent as a full-time student at SMU.

Total: 30 Credit Hours