School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Calendars and Schedules

IGPBS First Year Schedule



Fall Term
GIGP-500 First Year Research Rotations
GMTD-709 Molecular and Cellular Sciences Seminar Series
GIGP-501 Molecular - Cell Biology I
GIGP-507 The Art of Scientific Presentation*
GIGP-514 Principles in Experimental Design and Biostatistics*

Winter Term
GIGP-500 First Year Research Rotations
GMTD-709 Molecular and Cellular Sciences Seminar Series
GIGP-502 Molecular - Cell Biology II
GIGP-510 Computer Applications in Biomedical Sciences*
GIGP-508 Ethics and Regulatory Issues in Biomedical Research*
GIGP-503 Systems Lectures Spring Term

Spring Term
GIGP-500 First Year Research Rotations
GMTD-709 Molecular and Cellular Sciences Seminar Series


Electives (students must choose one or more of the following)

- GIGP-505 Cell & Molecular Develop Biology

- GIGP-506 Systems Physiology
- GIGP-512 Neuroscience Elective



Summer Term
GIGP500 Research Rotation (with final proposed mentor)


*Combined Degree Students are required to complete this course in addition to their departmental requirements.



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(Please note that interim breaks do not apply to SGPS study.)

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