Sample curriculum

Clinical Microbiology Sample Schedules

Please note that this is just a sample. Some courses are offered on a spring-only, fall-only or every-other-year basis.

 

Plan A - Thesis

 

Fall Semester - First Year

MIC 500

Orientation to Clinical Microbiology

2 cr.

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

audit

MIC 755

Advanced Immunology

2 cr.

 

Electives / Deficiencies

4-7 cr.

 

 

 

Spring Semester - First Year

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

1 cr.

MIC 753

Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases

2 cr.

MIC 799

Independent Research

2 cr.

 

Electives / Deficiencies

3-4 cr.

 

 

 

Summer - First Year

MIC 770

Gundersen Rotation

5 cr.

MIC 780

Marshfield Rotation

4 cr.

 

 

 

Fall Semester - Second Year

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

1 cr.

MIC 799

Independent Research

2 cr.

 

 

 

Spring Semester - Second Year

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

audit

MIC 754

Mechanisms of Pathogenesis

2 cr.

MIC 790

State Lab Rotation

2 cr.

MIC 799

Independent Research

2 cr.

 

 

 

Summer - Second Year

GRC 799

Continuing enrollment (research till graduation)

1 cr.

 

 

   

 

Plan B - Non-Thesis

 

Fall Semester - First Year

MIC 500

Orientation to Clinical Microbiology

2 cr.

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

audit

MIC 755

Advanced Immunology

2 cr.

 

Electives / Deficiencies

5-8 cr.

 

 

 

Spring Semester - First Year

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

1 cr.

MIC 753

Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases

2 cr.

 

Electives / Deficiencies

4-5 cr.

 

 

 

Summer - First Year

MIC 770

Gundersen Rotation

5 cr.

MIC 780

Marshfield Rotation

4 cr.

 

 

 

Fall Semester - Second Year

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

audit

BIO 761

Research and Seminar in Microbiology

2 cr.

 

 

 

Spring Semester - Second Year

MIC 751

Graduate Seminar

1 cr.

MIC 754

Mechanisms of Pathogenesis

2 cr.

MIC 790

State Lab Rotation

2 cr.

BIO 761

Research and Seminar in Microbiology

2 cr

 

 

 

Summer - Second Year

GRC 799

Continuing enrollment (research till graduation)

1 cr.