Program of Study - Tumor Immunology Ph.D. Track

Course Code and Name                                Credits

YEAR - Fall (19 credit hours):

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):

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):
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

 

Spring (9 credit hours):
Basics of Grantsmanship II (RPG 604; 1 credit)
Immunology Student Seminar (RPG 553; 1 credit hour)
Immunology Journal Club (RPG 565; 1 credit hour)
Research (RPG 608) and, if needed, Electives (6 credit hours)

YEARS 3-5
Research (RPG 608; 1 credit hour)
Immunology Student Seminar (RPG 553; NC)
Immunology Journal Club (RPG 565; NC)