Year 1   
​Number ​Course Title ​Session ​​Credits
BCHM 601 Critical Analysis of Biochemical Res. Literature I  fall  ​ 2
BCHM 603 Introduction to Graduate Research in Biochemistry I fall 6
BCHM 605 Macromolecules fall 3
BCHM 602 Critical Analysis of Biochemical Res. Literature II  spring 2
BCHM 604 Introduction to Graduate Research in Biochemistry II spring 3
BCHM 610 Regulation of Eukaryotic Gene Expression spring 3
GRAD 612 Responsible Conduct of Research    fall/spring 1
In addition, at least 2 credits in a course that take, or would be useful for, a quantitative approach to the study of biochemistry must be taken such as (but not limited to):

 

 

BIOL 600 Bioenergetics fall  2
BIOL 511 Introduction to X-Ray Crystallography spring 3
STAT 503   Statistical Methods for Biology   fall/spring/summer 3
STAT 511 Statistical Methods fall/spring/summer  3
STAT 512 Applied Regression Analysis fall/spring/summer 3
Students are welcome to take a quantitative course not included in the above list by submitting the course syllabus to their major professor for approval then the post-graduate committee for their approval.

 

 

Year 2 

 

BCHM 690 Seminar in Biochemistry  ​ fall  1
Graduate level electives to bring total credits to a minumum of 18 that could include courses such as:

 

 

BCHM 611  Chromatin Biology & Chromosome Dynamics fall  2
BCHM 615 Pathways fall 3
BCHM 620 Protein Mass Spectrometry & Proteomics  spring (alt. yrs.) 2
BCHM 640/HORT 640 Metabolic Plant Physiology fall (alt. yrs.)​

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