Master of Science in the Field of Bioinformatics and Molecular Biochemistry
Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.
The following requirements must be fulfilled:
The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.
In addition to the required curriculum, students select one of two offered tracks and choose between non-thesis and thesis options. For the non-thesis option, 30 credits, including 17 credits in required courses and 13 credits in elective courses are required. For the thesis option, 30 credits, including 17 credits in required courses, 7 credits in elective courses, and 6 credits in thesis are required.
|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 choose the thesis option should consult the department for details.