Degree Requirements

  • GPS 960.0
  • GPS 961.0, if research involves human subjects
  • GPS 962.0, if research involves animal subjects
  • A minimum of 12 credit units, chosen in consultation with the advisory committee and approved by the graduate chair.
  • HSC 990.0
  • HSC 996.0
  • If a student does not already have previous biostatistics training, recommended that a course be assigned in this area (such as CHEP 805.3) within or beyond the minimum credit units required.
  • Ph.D. thesis defence
  • comprehensive examination