Master of Science in the Field of Bioinformatics and Molecular Biochemistry
The master of science in the field of bioinformatics and molecular biochemistry degree program includes tracks in biochemistry and bioinformatics. Students may choose between thesis or non-thesis options and between a one- or two-year program. The program combines a rigorous curriculum covering contemporary issues, with hands-on experience in a multiple laboratories and research initiatives. I addition, students may partially create their own program through elective courses.
The following requirements must be fulfilled:
The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.
|BIOC 6221||Proteins, Pathways, and Human Health|
|BIOC 6222||Biochemical Genetics and Medicine|
|BIOC 6227||Biochemistry Seminar (taken twice for a total of 2 credits)|
|Required for bioinformatics track|
|BIOC 6236||Medical Genomics|
|BIOC 6237||Proteomics and Biomarkers|
|BIOC 6240||Next Generation Sequencing|
|Required for biochemistry track|
|BIOC 6224||Molecular Biology and Protein Methods|
|BIOC 6260||Analytic Methods for Lipids and Carbohydrates|
|Electives and thesis|
|Non-thesis option: 13 credits in elective courses.|
|Thesis option: BIOC 6998, BIOC 6999, and 7 credits in elective courses.|
Students who wish to pursue the thesis option should contact the departent for details.