Suggested Courses

All track courses are subject to change

Life Science Background Track (Note if thesis you are allowed to register for 9crs cumulatively over several semesters):

Semester I

  • BI 7533 Bioinformatics I: Sequence Analysis, Credits: 3.00 
  • CS 6003 Foundations of Computer Science, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7543 Bioinformatics II: Protein Structure, Credits: 3.00

Semester II

  • BI 7643 Computational Tools Perl & Bioperl, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7653 Next Generation Sequence Analysis, Credits: 3.00
  • CS 6083 Principles of Database Systems, Credits: 3.00

Semester III 

  • BI 7553 Bioinformatics III: Functional Prediction, Credits: 3.00;  BI 7583 Guided Studies in Bioinformatics I, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7633 Microarray Data Analysis, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7573 Special Topics in “informatics in Chemical and Biological Sciences”, Credits: 3.00

Semester IV

  • BI 7593 Guided Studies in Bioinformatics II, Credits: 3.00;  BI 7843 Molecular Modeling and Simulation, Credits: 3.00; BI 7613 Introduction to Systems Biology, Credits: 3.00

Computer Science / Math / Engineering / Statistics Background track:

Semester I

  • BI 7523 Biological Foundation For Bioinformatics, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7643 Computational Tools Perl & Bioperl, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7533 Bioinformatics I: Sequence Analysis, Credits: 3.00

Semester II

  • BI 7543 Bioinformatics II: Protein Structure, Credits: 3.00
  • CS 6083 Principles of Database Systems, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7653 Next Generation Sequence Analysis, Credits: 3.00 

Semester III 

  • BI 7553 Bioinformatics III: Functional Prediction, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7633 Microarray Data Analysis, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7573 Special Topics in “informatics in Chemical and Biological Sciences”, Credits: 3.00;  BI 7843 Molecular Modeling and Simulation, Credits: 3.00;  BI 7613 Introduction to Systems Biology, Credits: 3.00

Semester IV

  • BI 7553 Bioinformatics III: Functional Prediction, Credits: 3.00   

Bioinformatics background track:

Semester I

  • BI 7533 Bioinformatics I: Sequence Analysis, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7643 Computational Tools Perl & Bioperl, Credits: 3.00
  • CS 6083 Principles of Database Systems, Credits: 3.00

Semester II

  • BI 7543 Bioinformatics II: Protein Structure, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7653 Next Generation Sequence Analysis, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7553 Bioinformatics III: Functional Prediction, Credits: 3.00

Semester III

  • BI 7633 Microarray Data Analysis, Credits: 3.00
  • BI 7573 Special Topics in “informatics in Chemical and Biological Sciences”, Credits: 3.00
  • BE 9753 Bioethics Seminar, Credits: 3.00

Semester IV

  • BI 7583 Guided Studies in Bioinformatics I, Credits: 3.00