Course requirements for two possible tracks within medicinal chemistry, bioorganic chemistry or molecular biology/biochemistry, are detailed below. Students will need to consult with their major advisor to discuss tracking and choice of electives.
Required courses for all med chem / natural products graduate students:
Required curriculum for pharmacology students:
Students must be proficient in using computers. Insufficient computer skills may be remedied with undergraduate coursework, e.g., CS 101. Students whose undergraduate degree is not in the pharmaceutical sciences or pharmacy must take PHAR 733 and/or 734 to increase their background knowledge. Students are also expected to have or obtain a mathematics background equivalent to the courses listed below.
The required curriculum for pharmaceutics students is: