This is a program that focuses on the scientific study of fungi, lichenous
plants, eukaryotic microorganisms, myxomycetes, and plasmodiophorales and their
relationship to diseases in higher plants, animals, and human beings as well as
to pharmacologically useful products.
Includes instruction in cell and molecular
biology; histopathology; fungal growth and behavior; environmental mycology;
antifungal sensitivity; mycoses; pathogens and pathogenesis; pharmacological
properties; and computer and laboratory research methods.