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Bioinformatics Analysis minor

Feng Cui, Minor Adviser

The bioinformatics analysis minor immerses students in the core challenges and strengths of the field of bioinformatics, as well as the ethical issues involved. Students gain hands-on experience implementing some of the core algorithms utilized by professionals in the field.

Notes about this minor:

  • This minor is closed to students majoring in bioinformatics.
  • Posting of the minor on the student's academic transcript requires a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor.
Students must complete the following courses or their equivalent
BIOL-102 General Biology II
BIOL-122 Introductory Biology II
BIOL-201 Cellular and Molecular Biology
Required Courses
BIOL-130 Introduction to Bioinformatics
BIOL-330 Bioinformatics
BIOL-425 Ethics in Bioinformatics
Choose two of the following
   BIOL-230    Bioinformatics Languages
   BIOL-430    Bioinformatics Algorithms
   BIOL-494    Molecular Modeling and Proteomics
   BIOL-635    Bioinformatics Seminar