University Studies - BS, BioInformatics Concentration

The Bachelor of Science in University Studies, BioInformatics area of concentration aims to provide a solid foundation in Biology along with a foundation in Informatics for students who wish to focus on the interface between the two disciplines. Graduates of this program could find employment in biotech/biomedical companies or research institutes, or could pursue advanced degrees in this area.

BIOL 213Molecular Cell Biology3
BIOL 350Computational Genomics3
BIOL 430Biological Imaging4
BIOL 451Bioinformatics3
BIOL 491Research2
CSCE 110Programming I4
or CSCE 111   or Introduction to Computer Science Concepts and Programming 
STAT 312Statistics for Biology3
University and College Requirements
BIOL 111Introductory Biology I4
BIOL 112Introductory Biology II4
CHEM 119Fundamentals of Chemistry I4
CHEM 120Fundamentals of Chemistry II4
POLS 206American National Government3
POLS 207State and Local Government3
STAT 201Elementary Statistical Inference3
Select one of the following:4
Calculus I for Biological Sciences
Engineering Mathematics I
Analytic Geometry and Calculus
American history6
Creative arts3
Language, philosophy and culture 13
Social and behavioral sciences3
Minor 115-18
Minor 215-18
General electives 212-18
Total Semester Credit Hours120