MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS00 1514 Tutorial Research Experience

Graduate Faculty. Two semester hours. All semesters, annually. Grading System: Pass or Fail. Enrollment required of all Ph.D. students, usually during the first two semesters of residence. Not open to M.S. or non-degree students.

Students must complete three tutorial rotations under the supervision of three different GSBS faculty members. During each ten-week rotation, students will spend the equivalent of five afternoons per week in the laboratory (20 hours per week for 10 weeks for a total of 200 hours). In consultation with their faculty advisors, students will select the research areas which best support their educational programs.