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  • Please read all the requirements below that you must follow in order to graduate. If you have questions about registration, admission, or anything else, contact dess@ahc.ufl.edu.

    Required Courses

    20 credits of required courses must be completed before you can graduate (including 3 module courses).

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    Course # Course Credits Semester
    MCB 6940 Career Seminar 1 Fall/Spring/Summer
    BSC 6459 Fundamentals in Bioinformatics 2 Fall
    BCH 5413 Eukaryotic Molecular Biology and Genetics 3 Fall/Spring/Summer
    MCB 5252 Microbiology, Immunology & Basis for Immunotherapeutics 4 Spring
    MCB 5505 Virology 3 Spring

    Students are required to complete at least one of the following:

    Course # Course Credits Semester
    MCB 5205 Microbiology of Human Pathogens 3 Fall
    -OR-
    GMS 6121 Infectious Disease 3 Fall/Summer

    Students are required to complete at least one of the following:

    Course # Course Credits Semester
    MCB 7922 Journal Colloquy – Host/Microbe Interactions (repeatable) 1 Fall/Spring
    -OR-
    GMS 7192 Journal Colloquy – Infectious Disease (repeatable) 1 Fall/Spring/Summer

    Students are required to complete at least three of the following:

    Course # Course Credits Semester
    MCB 6355 Microbial/Host Defense – PCB 5235 suggested Co-req 1 Spring
    MCB 6772 Advanced Topics in Cell Biology 1 Spring
    MCB 6457 Metabolic Regulation (synchronous live web broadcast) 1 Spring
    MCB 6417 Microbial Metabolism and Energetics 1 Fall
    MCB 6317 Molecular Biology of Gene Expression 1 Fall
    MCB 6318 Comparative Microbial Genomics – Will require BSC 6459 1 Fall

    Elective Courses

    Students must complete 10 elective credits in order to graduate.

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    Course # Course Credits Semester
    MCB 6937 Archea and Biotechnology 3 Fall
    MCB 6937 Advanced Bacterial Genetics 3 Fall
    MCB 6937 Bacterial Physiology 3 Fall
    MCB 6937 Molecular Genetics (available Spring 2017) 3 Spring
    PCB 5235 Immunology 3 Spring
    GMS 6108 Advanced Bacteriology 3 Spring
    GMS 6132 Introductory Gene and Immunotherapy (available Spring 2017) 2 Spring

    Graduation

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    • Students must take at least 3 credits in the final fall/spring semester to graduate.
    • 30 credits are required to complete the degree.
    • Only courses completed with a grade of C or higher can be counted towards the degree.
    • You must maintain both a 3.0 overall GPA and 3.0 major GPA in order to graduate.
    • 15 credits must be completed in courses with a MCB, PCB, or BSC

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