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Computational Biology Ph.D. Program

Curriculum

Required courses

 

BINF 701 Computational Biology Core I (5)
BINF 702 Computational Biology Core II (5)
BINF 709 Topics in Bioinformatics
BIOL 636 Biochemistry I (3)
BIOL 638 Biochemistry II (3)
BIOL 804
or
CHEM 700
or
MDCM 801
Issues in Scientific Integrity (1)
or
Responsible Scholarship in Chemical Sciences(1)
or
Issues in Scientific Integrity (1)
BINF 999 Dissertation Research (1-18)

 

 

Elective courses

Computational Biology

 

BINF 703 Computational Biology Core III (5)
BINF 704 Computational Biology Core IV (5)

 

 

Biology/Chemistry

BIOL 772 Gene Expression (3)
CHEM 622 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry (3)
CHEM 640 Biological Physical Chemistry (3)

 

 

Analysis/Mathematics/Statistics

C&PE 778 Applied Optimization Methods (3)
MATH 526 Applied Mathematical Statistics I (3)
MATH 530 Mathematical Models I (3)
MATH 581 Numerical Methods (3)
MATH 590 Linear Algebra (3)
MATH 605 Applied Regression Analysis (3)
MATH 727 Probability Theory (3)
MATH 728 Statistical Theory (3)
MATH 781 Numerical Analysis I (3)
MATH 865 Introduction to Stochastic Processes (3)
EECS 638 Fundamentals of Expert Systems (3)
EECS 647 Introduction to Database Systems (3)
EECS 739 Scientific Parallel Computing (3)

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