Example 3-semester schedule

 

Semester I (Fall)

Semester II (Spring)

Semester III (Fall)

Genomics and Applied Bioinformatics*
BIOL 6150
3 hours

Machine Learning in Computational Biology*
CXE 4803 MLB
3 hours

 

Bioinformatics Capstone Course*
(Options vary by semester)
3 hours

Programming for Bioinformatics*
BIOL 7200
3 hours

Computational Genomics*
BIOL 7210
3 hours

Bioinformatics Elective 
3 hours

Introduction to Database Systems*
CS 4400
3 hours

Statistics Requirement*
BIOS 4401
3 hours

Bioinformatics Elective
3 hours

Bioinformatics Research (#1)
BIOL 8901
3 hours

Bioinformatics Research (#2)
BIOL 8902
3 hours

Bioinformatics Research (#3)
BIOL 8902
3 hours

* Core courses – permission of the program coordinator required to make substitutions for these courses in the program of study

Students are expected to obtain paid internships or research experience during the summer semester.

Certifications:
Students may also earn a graduate certificate in the Management of Technology (MOT). The management of technology domain provides a deep understanding of the drivers of organizational performance in a global marketplace impacted by rapidly changing technology. Please see the certificate programs page for more details.

List of Recommended Electives