Autumn

  1. Research Credits
    Before passing the General Exam
    -Register for MCB 600 Independent Study and Research
    (Variable credits:  1-10)  Entry code:  Faculty Code
    After passing the General Exam
    -Register for MCB 800 MCB Doctoral Dissertation
    (Variable credits:  1-10)  Entry code:  Faculty Code
  2. Autumn Quarter Credit total:  10
  3. Complete General Exam by end of Quarter
    General Exam Format (PDF)
    General Exam Checklist (PDF)

Winter

  1. Research Credits
    -Register for MCB 800 MCB Doctoral Dissertation
    (Variable credits:  1-10)  Entry code:  Faculty Code
  2. Winter Quarter Credit total:  10
  3. Meet with Advisor to update Individual Development Plan (IDP)
  4. Schedule Supervisory Committee Meeting by last day of quarter
    **The General Exam does not count as an Annual Committee Meeting**

Spring

  1. Research Credits
    -Register for MCB 800 MCB Doctoral Dissertation
    (Variable credits:  1-10)  Entry code:  Faculty Code
  2. Spring Quarter Credit total:  10
  3. Meet with Supervisory Committee by last day of quarter
    Annual Committee Report (PDF)
  4. Submit Annual Committee Report and IDP to MCB Office

Summer

  1. Research Credits
    -Register for MCB 800 MCB Doctoral Dissertation
    (Variable credits:  1-10)  Entry code:  Faculty Code
  2. Summer Quarter Credit total:  2

 

To Do

  • Continue research in dissertation lab
  • Complete General Exam by the end of Autumn Quarter
  • Hold annual committee meeting by end of Spring Quarter
  • Submit Annual Committee Report and IDP to MCB Office