MSTP Requirements Grid (PDF)

MSTP students follow the requirements schedule:

  • Year .05
    • Join permanent lab
    • Begin graded elective courses
    • Register for MCB 600 (variable research credits)
  • Year 1
    • Participate in MCB tutorial
    • Present one rotation talk
    • Present at Spring poster session
    • Complete 18 graded credit requirement
    • Select TAship
    • Form Supervisory Committee
    • Hold Supervisory Committee meeting by end of Spring Quarter
    • Schedule General exam by end of Summer Quarter
    • Register for MCB 600 (variable research credits)
  • Year 2
    • Complete General Exam by end of Autumn Quarter
    • Complete TAship
    • Hold Supervisory Committee meeting by end of Spring Quarter
    • Register for MCB 800 (variable research credits)
  • Year 3-5
    • Hold Supervisory Committee meeting by end of Spring Quarter
    • Register for MCB 800 (variable research credits)