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UTA Biology Graduate Student Wiki


This Wiki is not approved or produced by UTA or the biology department! If you have a serious question about the program check with other grad students or your advisor. However, We hope that you will find the info on here useful and that it can help you get the most out of your education. Remember its going to be your degree and you will get out of it what you put into it.

The Basics

-Diagnostic test
-Course work
-Diagnostic evaluation
-Comps
-Proposal defense
-Research and writing your dissertation
-The defense

General Graduate School Advice

NOTHING MATTERS BUT PUBLICATIONS (at least in academia)
-Picking a good research problem
-Reading papers quickly

Social Stuff