Curriculum

Completion of all requirements in the Genetics and Genomic Sciences (GGS) multidisciplinary training area (MTA) includes satisfactory performance in Core I, Core II, and at least two laboratory rotations.

After your first year, as a student in the GGS MTA, you are required to take BSR4401 (Genetics and Genomic Journal Club), BSR5401 (Seminars in Genetics and Genomic Sciences), and BSR5402 (Works in Progress: Genetics and Genomic Sciences), in addition to at least 6 other elective credits selected from any course offered at ISMMS. With Departmental approval, and if directly relevant to your research, you can also elect to take courses offered at other institutions in the New York area that will count towards your required elective credits.

Course Schedule, Final Years

Year 3- Fall

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
G800 Independent Doctoral Research variable
  GGS or other Journal Club 1
  GGS Seminar Series 1
  GGS Work in Progress 1

Year 3- Spring

Year 4- Fall

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
G800 Dissertation Research 1
  GGS or other Journal Club 1
  GGS Seminar Series 1
  GGS Work in Progress 1

 Year 4- Spring

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
G 900 Dissertation Research 1
  GGS or other Journal Club 1
  GGS Seminar Series 1
  GGS Work in Progress 1

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Application Deadline
December 1, 2016