Plant Biology: Bioinformatics, Master of ScienceView Checksheet
Minimum Total Hours (Thesis): 30
Program Code: M787 Q061
- This program is Thesis Only.
|PBIO 5971||Seminar in Botany (1 hour course, two semesters required)||2|
|Non-Host Department Courses: Choose 5000- or 6000-level courses selected from outside the Botany department 1||6|
|Choose 5000- and/or 6000-level courses, which may include the following:||10|
|Investigations in Botany|
|Special Studies in Botany|
|PBIO 5980||Research for Master's Thesis||6|
|Total Credit Hours||30|
Note: The two bioinformatics courses (BIOL 5903 and BIOL 5913) may not be used to satisfy the non-host department requirement.
General Requirements for all Master's Degrees
The master’s degree requires the equivalent of at least two semesters of satisfactory graduate work and additional work as may be prescribed for the degree.
All coursework applied to the master’s degree must carry graduate credit.
Master’s degree programs which require a thesis consist of at least 30 credit hours. All non-thesis master’s degree programs require at least 32 credit hours.
Credit transferred from other institutions must meet specific criteria and is subject to certain limitations.
Courses completed through correspondence study may not be applied to the master’s degree.
To qualify for a graduate degree, students must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher in the degree program coursework and in all resident graduate coursework attempted. A student must also have at least a 3.0 in all coursework (including undergraduate coursework if any).
Additional information for master's degree students may be found in the Graduate College Bulletin.