Degree Requirements

M.A. Degree Requirements

M.A.degrees are only granted in specific circumstances. Course work and degree requirements are developed on an individual basis by the student, mentor, and the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology graduate committee.

A minimum of 30 credit hours is required. These hours are divided between formal course work and research/thesis. The student must satisfactorily defend the thesis in an open seminar as part of the final examination.

Contact Info

Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

KU Medical Center, G015 Wahl Hall East
3901 Rainbow Blvd., Mail Stop 3038
Kansas City, KS 66160
Dale R. Abrahamson, Chair
Margaret Petroff, Director of Graduate Studies
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