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SMS and MS/PhD Typical Academic Plans

YearSemesterSMSMS/PhD
11, FallGS02–1183Applied Mathematics in Medical PhysicsGS02–1203Electronics for Medical Physicists
GS02–1093Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic InteractionsGS02–1093Introduction to Medical Physics I: Basic Interactions
GS02–1203Electronics for Medical PhysicistsGS00–1514Tutorial Research Experience #1
GS02–1042Radiation BiologyGS02–1042Radiation Biology
oror
GS02–1142Anatomy and Oncology for Medical PhysicistsGS02–1142Anatomy and Oncology for Medical Physicists
GS02–1731Medical Physics SeminarsGS02–1731Medical Physics Seminars
GS21–1051Ethical Dimensions of the Biomedical SciencesGS21–1051Ethical Dimensions of the Biomedical Sciences
12, Spring
GS02–1053Radiation Detection, Instrumentation and Data AnalysisGS02–1053Radiation Detection, Instrumentation and Data Analysis
GS02–1103Introduction to Medical Physics II: Medical ImagingGS02–1103Introduction to Medical Physics II: Medical Imaging
or
GS02–1113Introduction to Medical Physics III: Therapy
GS02–1193Introduction to Medical Physics IV: Nuclear Medicine
GS02–1193Introduction to Medical Physics IV: Nuclear MedicineGS02–1113Introduction to Medical Physics III: Therapy
GS02–1731Medical Physics SeminarGS02–1731Medical Physics Seminar
Deadline for formation of Advisory CommitteeGS00–1514Tutorial Research Experience #2
Deadline for formation of Advisory Committee
13, SummerGS00–1530Special Project (Research)GS00–1514Tutorial Research Experience #3
GS02–1012
GS02–1022
GS02–1032
GS01-1033
ElectivesGS02–1012
GS02–1022
GS02–1032
GS01-1033
Electives
GS02–1133Introduction to Radiation ProtectionGS02–1133Introduction to Radiation Protection

GS02–1154

GS02–1174

Clinical Rotation I
24, FallGS02–1042Radiation BiologyGS02–1042Radiation Biology
oror
GS02–1142Anatomy and Oncology for Medical PhysicistsGS02–1142Anatomy and Oncology for Medical Physicists
GS02–1731Medical Physics SeminarsGS03–1014Fundamental Biological Principles of Molecular Imaging and Therapeutics

GS02–1154

GS02–1174

Clinical Rotation I or IIGS02–1731Medical Physics Seminars
GS00–1520Research in Biomedical ScienceGS02–1183Applied Mathematics in Medical Physics
GS00–1520Research In Biomedical Sciences
Goal for formation of Supervisory Committee Petition to Candidacy for MSGoal for formation of Supervisory Committee Petition to Candidacy for MS
25, SpringGS00–1910Research in Biomedical Sciences - ThesisGS02–1103Introduction to Medical Physics II: Medical Imaging
or

GS02–1154

 

Clinical Rotation I or II
GS02–1193Introduction to Medical Physics IV: Nuclear Medicine
26, SummerGS02–1012
GS02–1022
GS02–1032
GS01-1033
ElectivesGS02–1012
GS02–1022
GS02–1032
GS01-1033
Electives
GS02–1154
GS02–1174
Clinical Rotation II (if not taken in Spring)GS00–1910Research in Biomedical Sciences - Thesis
GS00–1910Research in Biomedical Sciences - Thesis

 

Goal for completion of SMS Degree
27, Fall GS00–0910Research in Biomedical Sciences - Thesis

Goal for completion of the MS Degree

Goal for formation of PhD Advisory Committee

38, SpringGS00–1910Research in Biomedical Sciences - Thesis
39, SummerGS00–1910Research in Biomedical Sciences - Thesis
GS02–1012
GS02–1022
GS02–1032
GS01-1033
Electives
Goal for completion of Oral Candidacy Exam and Advancement to PhD Candidacy
410, FallGS00–1920Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy
411, SpringGS02–1154Clinical Rotation I
GS00–1920Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy
412, Summer

GS02–1174

Clinical Rotation I I
GS00–1920Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy
513, FallGS00–1920Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy
514, SpringGS00–1920Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy
515, SummerGS00–1920Dissertation for Doctor of Philosophy
Goal for PhD Defense, Public Seminar, Graduate
Radiation Physics Short Courses and Imaging Physics Short Courses are optional opportunities; they cannot be taken for GSBS course credit. Be sure to let Georgeanne Moore know, in advance, if you wish to attend any available short courses.

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