Program of Study - Tumor Immunology Ph.D. Track

Year 1, Fall
(19 credit hours)

Course Code Course Name Credits
RPG501 Integrated Cancer Sciences I 4
RPG502 Integrated Cancer Sciences II 4
STA527 Introduction to Biotatistics 3
RPG504 Responsible Conduct of Research 1
RPG601 First-Year Student Journal Club 2
RPG514 Independent Study 5

Year 1, Spring
(19 credit hours)

Course Code Course Name Credits
RPG503 Integrated Cancer Sciences III 4
RPG559 Advanced Immunology and Recitation 4
RPG553 Immunology Student Seminar 1
RPG565 Immunology Journal Club 1
RPG606 Doctoral Lab Rotation 1-9
  Electives  

Year 2, Fall
(19 credit hours)

Course Code Course Name Credits
RPG561 Trends in Tumor Immunology 3
RPG564 Principles in Flow and Image Cytometry 4
RPG603 Basics of Grantsmanship I 1
RPG553 Immunology Student Seminar 1
RPG565 Immunology Journal Club 1
RPG608 Doctoral Research 1-9
  Electives  

Year 2, Spring
(9 credit hours)

Course Code Course Name Credits
RPG604 Basics of Grantsmanship II 1
RPG553 Immunology Student Seminar 1
RPG565 Immunology Journal Club 1
RPG608 Research Varies
If needed Electives  

Years 3-5

Course Code Course Name Credits
RPG608 Research 1
RPG553 Immunology Student Seminar  
RPG565 Immunology Journal Club