Plant Biology, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2020-2021. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 60 Hours (Beyond the Master's Degree)

Required Courses
PBIO 5110Special Topics in Plant Biology (Professional Development)1
PBIO 5850Plant Biology Seminar2
PBIO 6000Doctoral Research15
Hours Subtotal18
Electives
Select 42 graduate credit hours at the 5000 level or higher from the following: BIOC, BIOL, CHEM, CS, ENVR, GENE, GEOG, GEOL, MATH, MICR, PBIO, PHYS, PLNT, NREM, STAT42
Comprehensive Exams Required
Hours Subtotal42
Total Hours60

 Total Hours: 90 Hours (Beyond the Bachelor's Degree)

Required Courses
PBIO 5110Special Topics in Plant Biology (Professional Development)1
PBIO 5850Plant Biology Seminar2
PBIO 6000Doctoral Research15
Hours Subtotal18
Electives
Select 72 graduate credit hours at the 5000 level or higher from the following: BIOC, BIOL, CHEM, CS, ENVR, GENE, GEOG, GEOL, MATH, MICR, PBIO, PHYS, PLNT, NREM, STAT72
Comprehensive Exams Required
Hours Subtotal72
Total Hours90

Additional Plant Biology, PhD, Requirements

  • Minimum grade of "B" in all courses

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2020-2021 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.