Skip to main content
Skip to main menu

Slideshow

Typical Program of Study for the MS program

First Year

Select Advisory Committee by end of Spring 

Fall: 

  • MIBO8610 (Advanced Microbial Diversity) (3 Credits) 
  • MIBO7000 (MS Research) (Variable Credits)
  • MIBO8170 (Student Seminar) (1 Credit)*
  • GRSC8550 (Responsible Conduct of Research) (1 credit)

Total of 18 hours

*recommended

Spring

  • MIBO8600 (Advanced Prokaryotic Biology) (3 Credits)
  • MIBO7000 (MS Research)  (Variable Credits)
  • MIBO8170 (Student Seminar) (1 Credit)*                                                                                                GRSC7770 (Graduate Teaching & Career Development) (1 Credit)
  • Elective

Total of 18 hours

*recommended

Summer:

  • MIBO7000 (MS Research) (Variable Credits)

Total of 12 hours

Second Year

Fall

  • MIBO8160 (Seminar Presentation) (3 Credits)
  • MIBO7000 (MS Research) (Variable Credits)
  • Elective

Total of 18 hours

Spring

  • MIBO7000 
  • MIBO8170 (Student Seminar) (1 Credit)*
  • Elective

Total of 18 hours

*recommended

Summer of second year or Fall of third year

  • MIBO7000 (PhD Research) (Variable Credits)
  • MIBO7300 (MS dissertation preparation) (3 Credits)

Total of 12 hours

 

Support Microbiology at UGA

The Department of Microbiology appreciates your financial support. Your gift is important to us and helps support critical opportunities for students and faculty alike, including lectures, travel support, and any number of educational events that augment the classroom experience. Click to read more

Every dollar contributed to the department has a direct impact on our students and faculty.