Biological Sciences Department
MS - Biological Sciences, Concentration in Physiology
Completing Requirements for the MS - Biological Sciences, Concentration in Physiology
See the introduction to department graduate programs for policies governing admission to classified standing for all master's programs in biology. All students, in consultation with their graduate faculty advisor and committee members, must prepare a master's degree program for approval by the Department Graduate Coordinator and the Associate Vice President of Graduate Studies and Research.
Students in this degree program emphasize plant or animal physiology through choice of advisor, committee, course work and thesis.
|Graduate Competency in Writing||0|
|At SJSU, students must pass the graduate competency in writing requirement. For information on the Competency in Writing Requirement, please see http://info.sjsu.edu/gcw.html.|
|Requirements of the Masters||30|
|BIOL 201. Graduate Seminar in Biological Sciences||0.5|
|BIOL 202. Graduate Studies in Biology||3|
|BIOL 284. Tutorial||1-3|
|Complete one course from:|
|BIOL 227. Advanced Physiology/Pharmacology Laboratory||3|
|BIOL 255P. Seminar in Advanced Biology: Physiology||1-4|
|BIOL 299. Master's Thesis or Project||1-4|
|100- or 200-level courses chosen with advisor consent|
All students must demonstrate competency in written English. A public seminar on the thesis must be given.