Students must maintain continuous registration in the 996 course.
- GPS 960.0
- GPS 961.0, if research involves human subjects
- GPS 962.0, if research involves animal subjects
- BMIS 990.0
- BMIS 996.0
- a minimum of 9 credit units at the 800-level
- comprehensive examination
- thesis defense
Note: the advisory committee may recommend courses to address specific deficiencies of the student.