Genetics, PhD

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Learning Outcomes

The PhD in genetics will:

  • develop students' ability to learn relevant literature, and to design and complete successful experiments with rigor and reproducibility;
  • develop students' ability to communicate concepts, present and publish scientific data, and interact with diverse audiences;
  • facilitate students as they acquire teaching skills and develop teaching effectiveness in the classroom and in the laboratory; and
  • prepare students for diverse careers in the discipline.