The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Requirements for Bioinformatics and Genomics graduate program

Students who do not select optional specializations may choose elective courses (18 credits) in addition to required courses (17 credits).

Logical Course Schedule

(*Requirement waived for students with prior knowledge and course work; **Optional)

Fall Semester, Year 1

  • MCIBS 541 Critical Analysis of Bioinformatics and Genomics Research Topics (1)

  • MCIBS 551 Genomics (3)

  • MCIBS 589 Colloquium in Bioinformatics and Genomics (2)

  • MCIBS 596 Independent Studies (1)

  • BMMB 852 Applied Bioinformatics (2)*

  • STAT 500 Applied Statistics (3)*

 

Spring Semester, Year 1

  • MCIBS 541 Critical Analysis of Bioinformatics and Genomics Research Topics (1)

  • MCIBS 554 Foundations in Data Driven Life Sciences (3)

  • MCIBS 589 Colloquium in Bioinformatics and Genomics (1)

  • MCIBS 591 Ethics in Life Sciences (1)

  • MCIBS 596 Independent Studies (1)

  • STAT 555 Statistical Analysis of Genomics Data (3)

  • BIOL 405 Molecular Evolution (3)*

Summer 

  • MCIBS 595 Internship**

 

Fall Year 2 onwards

  • Electives*

  • MCIBS 600 Thesis Research

 

*For List of Electives, see Fall 2017 Bioinformatics and Genomics Degree Requirements Booklet