Rhode Island College

2013-2014 Catalog


Modern Biological Sciences C.G.S.

Admission Requirements

  1. A completed application form accompanied by a fifty-dollar nonrefundable application fee.
  2. Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records.
  3. A bachelor’s degree in biology or related science, including courses in genetics and cellular/molecular biology.

Course Requirements

First Semester

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
BIOL 533Research Methods in Molecular Biology

4

Offered as needed.
BIOL 560Graduate Seminar

1

Offered fall.
BIOL 691-696Directed Research

4

Offered fall, spring, summer

Second Semester

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
One 400-level biology course, with consent of department chair

3-4

ONE COURSE from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
BIOL 526Molecular Cell Physiology

3

Offered as needed.
BIOL 531Mammalian Endocrinology

3

Offered as needed.
BIOL 532Advanced Developmental Biology

4

Offered as needed.

Total Credit Hours: 15-17